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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Campbeltown by train, car, bus or plane

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Train, drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan South Beach
  3. Drive from Ardrossan South Beach to Campbeltown

$52 - $117

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station 900
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Campbeltown, Bus Terminus 926

$36 - $51

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Train, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Campbeltown, Bus Terminus 926

$42 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Campbeltown 178.9 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Campbeltown (CAL) GLA - CAL

$80 - $173

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Campbeltown is to bus which costs £27 - £40 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Campbeltown is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Campbeltown. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Campbeltown, Bus Terminus via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Campbeltown is 101 miles. The road distance is 178.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Campbeltown without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Edinburgh to Campbeltown, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Campbeltown Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Edinburgh to Campbeltown bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Campbeltown, Bus Terminus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Campbeltown is 179 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to drive from Edinburgh to Campbeltown.

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  • Distance: 101 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Campbeltown via Buchanan Bus Station in around 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Campbeltown
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $240
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan South Beach
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Campbeltown, Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Loganair offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Campbeltown Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Campbeltown. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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