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There are 2 ways to get from Edinburgh to Braemar by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Pitlochry
  2. Take a taxi from Pitlochry to Braemar

$130 - $181

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Braemar 96.1 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Braemar is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Braemar is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Braemar is 74 miles. The road distance is 96.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Braemar without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 37 min and costs £95 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Edinburgh to Braemar, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Braemar is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Edinburgh to Braemar.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Braemar. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Braemar.
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  • Distance: 73.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland?

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

Train operators
+44 344 811 0141
Train from Edinburgh to Pitlochry
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Pitlochry to Braemar
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150

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