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Train • 1h 33m
£15 - £45
Bus • 1h 50m
£12 - £18
1 alternative option
Drive • 1h 8m
£8 - £13
Edinburgh to Dunkeld by train
The train journey time between Edinburgh and Dunkeld is around 1h 33m and covers a distance of around 72 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 32m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Edinburgh to Dunkeld train service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Dunkeld & Birnam. Typically 15 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Edinburgh to Dunkeld train schedules
Trains departing Friday, June 18, 2021
Trains departing Saturday, June 19, 2021
Trains departing Sunday, June 20, 2021
Trains departing Monday, June 21, 2021
Trains departing Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Trains departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Trains departing Thursday, June 24, 2021
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The most affordable way to get from Edinburgh to Dunkeld is to drive, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 8m.
The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Dunkeld is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 8m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West End, Queensferry Street and arriving at Birnam Hotel. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 50m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Dunkeld & Birnam. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 33m.
The distance between Edinburgh and Dunkeld is 45 miles. The road distance is 58.2 miles.
The best way to get from Edinburgh to Dunkeld without a car is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs £15 - £45.
The train from Edinburgh to Dunkeld & Birnam takes 1h 33m including transfers and departs twice daily.
Edinburgh to Dunkeld bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from West End, Queensferry Street station.
Edinburgh to Dunkeld train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Edinburgh station.
The best way to get from Edinburgh to Dunkeld is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs £15 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 50m.
What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Dunkeld, Scotland?
First ScotRail Service operates a train from Edinburgh to Dunkeld & Birnam twice daily. Tickets cost £15 - £45 and the journey takes 1h 33m. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Birnam Hotel twice daily. Tickets cost £12 - £18 and the journey takes 1h 50m.
Train from Edinburgh to Dunkeld & Birnam
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 33m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- £15 - £45
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £15 - £22
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £35 - £45
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Birnam Hotel
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 50m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- £12 - £18
- Scottish Citylink
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Edinburgh to Dunkeld bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Birnam Hotel station.
Edinburgh to Dunkeld train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Dunkeld & Birnam station.
Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Dunkeld is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Edinburgh to Dunkeld.
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