There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle by bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Line 8 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Old Town, South Bridge (at 32) to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Little France Crescent (Queen's Medical Research Institute) 8 / ...

$2

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Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle 3.9 miles

$15 - $18

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle 3.9 miles

$10 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle 3.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle is to line 8 bus which costs £2 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Town, South Bridge (at 32) and arriving at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Little France Crescent (Queen's Medical Research Institute). Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Craigmillar Castle is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle without a car is to line 8 bus which takes 30 min and costs £2.

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The line 8 bus from Old Town, South Bridge (at 32) to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Little France Crescent (Queen's Medical Research Institute) takes 23 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Old Town, South Bridge (at 32) station.

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Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Little France Crescent (Queen's Medical Research Institute) station.

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There are 2280+ hotels available in Craigmillar Castle. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle.
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  • Distance: 2.9 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Craigmillar Castle, Scotland?

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 23 min.

Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Old Town, South Bridge (at 32) to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Little France Crescent (Queen's Medical Research Institute)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
uberXL
$15 - $21
Exec
$16 - $23
Taxi from Edinburgh to Craigmillar Castle
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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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