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

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Train, line 95 bus  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Cupar
  2. Take the line 95 bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Crail, Bowling Green Place 95

$18 - $63

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Bus  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Cellardyke, Toll Road X60 / ...

$12 - $18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Crail 53 miles

$11 - $17

Uber  •  1h 14m

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Crail 53 miles

$85 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Crail is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Crail is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Crail. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Crail, Bowling Green Place via Cellardyke, Toll Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Crail is 31 miles. The road distance is 53 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Crail without a car is to train and line 95 bus which takes 2h 27m and costs £13 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from Edinburgh to Crail, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Crail bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Crail bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Cellardyke, Toll Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Crail is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from Edinburgh to Crail.

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There are 333+ hotels available in Crail. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Crail.
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  • Distance: 30.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 27m

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Edinburgh to Crail hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2h 16m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Crail, Bowling Green Place
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Cellardyke, Toll Road
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Crail
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
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uber.com
Assist
$85 - $120
UberX
$85 - $120
uberXL
$130 - $190
Exec
$140 - $190

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