There are 2 ways to get from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle by train or car

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Train, drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Pitlochry
  2. Drive from Pitlochry to Balmoral Castle

$31 - $48

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle 108.7 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Balmoral Castle is 76 miles. The road distance is 108.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Balmoral Castle. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle.
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  • Distance: 75.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle. However, you can take the train to Pitlochry then take the drive to Balmoral Castle. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Balmoral Castle.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Pitlochry
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
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