There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Buckie by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 50 min

$87 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus UK  •  7 h 1 min

  1. G92 / ...
  2. 35

$32 - $51

2 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  6 h 35 min

  1. M90 / ...

$41 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. 181.9 miles

$35 - $60

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Buckie, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Buckie 6 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Buckie hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Keith
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach UK

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Buckie is 192 km. The road distance is 291 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Buckie is to bus which costs £24 - £40 and takes 7 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Buckie is to drive which takes 3 h 32 min and costs £29 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Buckie. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and arriving at Buckie, Queen Street via Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) and Elgin, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Edinburgh to Buckie, including transfers.