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

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Train, line 95 bus  •  2 h 10 min

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

$24 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus, line 95 bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (opp 53-60 opp M&S) to Leven, Bus Station X58 / ...
  2. Take the line 95 bus from Leven, Bus Station to Crail, Bowling Green Place (Garage) 95

$23

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Crail 53 miles

$11 - $17

Uber  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Crail 53 miles

$90 - $130

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Crail. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (opp 53-60 opp M&S) and arriving at Crail, Bowling Green Place (Garage) via Leven, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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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 2 h 10 min and costs £18 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min 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 (Scott Mon.) (opp 53-60 opp M&S) station.

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Edinburgh to Crail bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Crail, Bowling Green Place (Garage) station.

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

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There are 324+ hotels available in Crail. Prices start at $110 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: 2 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Crail via Leven, Bus Station in around 3 h 13 min.

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
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Crail, Bowling Green Place (Garage)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (opp 53-60 opp M&S) to Leven, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leven, Bus Station to Crail, Bowling Green Place (Garage)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Crail
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
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uber.com
Assist
$90 - $130
UberX
$90 - $130
uberXL
$130 - $190
Exec
$140 - $200

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