There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Drymen by train, bus 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 via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Balloch

$27 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus via Stirling, Bus Station  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) to Stirling, Bus Station 38 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Balfron, Co-op (Coach House Inn) B12 / ...

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dumbarton Central

$25 - $31

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station 900
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road 1A / ...

$21 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Drymen 59.7 miles

$12 - $19

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Drymen via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow Queen Street Low Level, Balloch, and Balloch, Tullichewan Road in around 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Drymen via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street), and Balloch, Mollanbowie Road in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Balloch
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
Train from Edinburgh to Dumbarton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
First
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Balfron, Co-op (Coach House Inn)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Drymen is 79 km. The road distance is 96 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Drymen is to bus which costs £7 - £12 and takes 5 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Drymen is to drive which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £9 - £14.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Drymen. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) and arriving at Drymen, Public Toilets (Winnock Court) via Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street) and Balloch, Mollanbowie Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Edinburgh to Drymen, including transfers.