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Train, line 37 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Carstairs
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Carstairs Junction, St Charles Avenue (Carstairs Station) to Carnwath, Main Street (Biggar Road) 37 / ...

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus, line 191 bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Tollcross, Fountainbridge (at 145-149) to Biggar, Cross Road 101 / ...
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Biggar, John Street to Lanark, Bus Station 191 / ...

$17

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Carnwath 27.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Carnwath 27.5 miles

$5 - $9

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Carnwath via Biggar, Cross Road, Biggar, John Street, Lanark, Bus Station, and Lanark, Wellhead Court in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Carstairs
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Carstairs
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Carstairs Junction, St Charles Avenue (Carstairs Station) to Carnwath, Main Street (Biggar Road)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Bus from Biggar, John Street to Lanark, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tollcross, Fountainbridge (at 145-149) to Biggar, Cross Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Carnwath
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Carnwath is 39 km. The road distance is 44 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Carnwath is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Carnwath is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £65 - £80.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Carnwath. However, there are services departing from Tollcross, Fountainbridge (at 145-149) and arriving at Carnwath, Main Street (Biggar Road) via Biggar, John Street and Lanark, Wellhead Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

It takes approximately 59 min to get from Edinburgh to Carnwath, including transfers.