There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Alyth by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dundee
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Alyth, St Ninians Road (St Ninians Church) 57 / ...

$24 - $69

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Bus Megabus UK  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Alyth, Town Hall 57 / ...

$26 - $33

Train, bus via Perth  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Perth
  2. Take the bus from Perth, Bus Station to Alyth, Town Hall 57 / ...

$25 - $33

Bus via Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street)  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street) X56
  2. Take the bus from Perth, South Street (Mountain Supplies) to Alyth, Town Hall 57 / ...

$25

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Alyth 67.1 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Alyth. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and arriving at Alyth, Town Hall via Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Alyth is 47 miles. The road distance is 67.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Alyth without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Edinburgh to Alyth, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Alyth bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12).

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Edinburgh to Alyth bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Alyth, Town Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Alyth is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Edinburgh to Alyth.

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There are 239+ hotels available in Alyth. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Alyth.
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  • Distance: 46.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Alyth, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Alyth via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Seagate Bus Station in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Train from Edinburgh to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$16 - $25
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Edinburgh to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$29 - $45
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$19 - $27
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Alyth, St Ninians Road (St Ninians Church)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 6) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Alyth, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Alyth, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Perth, Canal Street (Scott Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, South Street (Mountain Supplies) to Alyth, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Xplore Dundee
Phone
01382 201121
Email
travelcare@nationalexpress.com
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Alyth, St Ninians Road (St Ninians Church)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Alyth, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Alyth, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Perth, South Street (Mountain Supplies) to Alyth, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
nxbus.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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