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There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Alnwick National Express

$10 - $15

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Train  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth

$22 - $79

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle 88.4 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Alnwick. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Alnwick Castle is 69 miles. The road distance is 88.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £8 - £11.

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The bus from Edinburgh to Alnwick takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £8 - £11. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £16 - £65 and takes 2 h.

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Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Alnwick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle.

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  • Distance: 69.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Alnwick Castle, England?

National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, CrossCountry operates a train from Edinburgh to Alnwick Castle 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 58 min. LNER also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Alnwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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