Travel from Edinburgh to Falkirk-Wheel

Bus or train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Wheel?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Wheel hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Edinburgh to Falkirk Wheel every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. Prentice Westwood also services this route once daily.

How to get from Edinburgh to Falkirk Wheel

ModeDurationPrice
From Edinburgh train to Camelon then walk to Falkirk Wheel.1 h 1 min£7
From Edinburgh train to Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street), line 3 bus to Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre (Falkirk Wheel Turning Circle), then walk to Falkirk Wheel.2 h 5 min£11
From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) bus to Falkirk, Bus Station, line 3 bus to Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre (Falkirk Wheel Turning Circle), then walk to Falkirk Wheel.2 h 53 min£7
From Edinburgh taxi to Falkirk Wheel.39 min£80
From Edinburgh drive to Falkirk Wheel.39 min£5

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Falkirk Wheel?

The train from Edinburgh to Camelon takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between Edinburgh and Falkirk Wheel?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Camelon. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh and Falkirk Wheel?

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Falkirk Wheel. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) and arriving at Tamfourhill, Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre (Falkirk Wheel Turning Circle) via Falkirk, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

Operators from Edinburgh to Falkirk Wheel

OperatorPhoneWebsite
ScotRail+44 344 811 0141ScotRail
First+44 (0)1224 650100First