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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie

$35 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 27 min

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

$23 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 43 min

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

$27 - $35

Night train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie

$27 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie 101.1 miles

$21 - $35

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 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
$35 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $45
Train from Perth to Dalwhinnie
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $24
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$120 - $170
Sleeper Berth Solo
$206
Sleeper Seat
$27 - $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
$23 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Perth, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie?

The distance between Edinburgh and Dalwhinnie is 127 km. The road distance is 162 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie is to drive which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £15 - £23.

Is there a direct train between Edinburgh and Dalwhinnie?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh and Dalwhinnie?

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.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Dalwhinnie?

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