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

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Train, drive  •  3 h 1 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 takes 2 h 20 min and costs £17 - £26.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Balmoral Castle is 121 km. The road distance is 174 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Edinburgh to Balmoral Castle, including transfers.

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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 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
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