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

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Train, bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Stance D to Callander, War Memorial C59 / ...

$15 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus via Edinburgh, Princes Street  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Stirling, Bus Station 38
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Callander, War Memorial C59 / ...

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Stirling, Bus Station 909
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Callander, War Memorial C59 / ...

$13 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Callander 51.6 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Callander is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Callander is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Callander. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Callander, War Memorial via Stirling, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Callander is 44 miles. The road distance is 51.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Callander without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £11 - £20.

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Edinburgh to Callander, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Callander bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Callander bus services, operated by First, arrive at Callander, War Memorial station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Callander is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Edinburgh to Callander.

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There are 266+ hotels available in Callander. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Callander.
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  • Distance: 44.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Callander via Stirling, Bus Station in around 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stirling, Stance D to Callander, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Callander, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
First
Addison News
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Stirling, Stance D to Callander, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
traveline.info
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Callander, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
traveline.info
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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