Directions from Edinburgh to Ardrossan Harbour

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 25 min

$27 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. 900
  2. X36 / ...
  3. X36

$20 - $27

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  2 h 31 min

$25 - $72

Bus, train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. 900

$24 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. 79.1 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Ardrossan Harbour is 107 km. The road distance is 127 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Ardrossan Harbour is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Ardrossan Harbour is to drive which takes 1 h 33 min and costs £12 - £19.

No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Ardrossan Harbour. However, there are services departing from Haymarket and arriving at Ardrossan Harbour via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Ardrossan Harbour. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) and arriving at Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) via Buchanan Bus Station and Beith, Strand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Edinburgh to Ardrossan Harbour, including transfers.

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Ardrossan Harbour, Scotland?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Ardrossan Harbour via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station), Glasgow, Central Station, and Glasgow Central in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Ardrossan Harbour via Buchanan Bus Station, Beith, Strand, and Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) in around 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Train from Haymarket to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Beith, Strand
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Beith, Strand to Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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