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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dunblane

$13 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus First  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) to Bannockburn Primary School 38 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bannockburn, Roman Catholic Church to Dunblane, Railway Station (Railway Stn) C48 / ...

$8 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Dunblane, Police Station 909

$11 - $16

Night train  •  49 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Dunblane

$17 - $25

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Dunblane 41.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dunblane 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Dunblane hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Dunblane twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dunblane
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Dunblane
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$17 - $25
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) to Bannockburn Primary School
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bannockburn, Roman Catholic Church to Dunblane, Railway Station (Railway Stn)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Dunblane
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Dunblane is 54 km. The road distance is 67 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dunblane is to bus which costs £6 - £8 and takes 2 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Dunblane is to night train which takes 49 min and costs £13 - £19.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Dunblane. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Haymarket Station and arriving at Dunblane, Police Station. Services depart twice daily, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

The train from Edinburgh to Dunblane takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.