There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie

$30 - $40

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Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Dalwhinnie, Road End (A889) M90 / ...

$21 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Perth, Bus Station X56 / ...
  2. Take the train from Perth to Dalwhinnie

$25 - $32

Night train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie

$25 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie 101.1 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie is to bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Dalwhinnie is 79 miles. The road distance is 101.1 miles.

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The train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie takes 2 h 24 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) and arriving at Dalwhinnie, Road End (A889). Services depart five times a day, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Dalwhinnie. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Dalwhinnie. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie.
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  • Distance: 79.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie 5 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Perth to Dalwhinnie
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $150
Sleeper Berth Solo
$188
Sleeper Seat
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Dalwhinnie, Road End (A889)
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Perth, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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