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There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry

$18 - $24

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Bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station X54 / ...

$18 - $26

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry 59.3 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry. However, there are services departing from West End, Queensferry Street and arriving at Broughty Ferry, Library via Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Broughty Ferry. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Broughty Ferry is 38 miles. The road distance is 59.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £14 - £18.

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The train from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from West End, Queensferry Street station.

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Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £14 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £20 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry.
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  • Distance: 37.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Broughty Ferry, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry 5 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry hourly, and the journey takes 2 h 14 min. Megabus UK also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $24
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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uk.megabus.com

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Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dundee City Centre, Bus Station.

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Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Broughty Ferry station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Edinburgh to Broughty Ferry.

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