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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Drumfrochar

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Bus  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Gateside, Greenock Library 906 / ...

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Train, bus  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, North Court to Gateside, Greenock Library 906 / ...

Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library 71.8 miles

Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library by train and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Gateside, Greenock Library is around 2h 5m and covers a distance of around 72 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 37 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 23m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 121 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 27m
Layover time:
37 min
Total time:
2h 5m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 23m
Journey distance:
72 miles
Services per week:
121
Cheapest price:
£16
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:45
Last service departs at:
23:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library train and walk schedules

Departing Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Edinburgh → Gateside, Greenock Library
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gateside, Greenock Library is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gateside, Greenock Library is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Gateside, Greenock Library is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 25 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library is to drive. Taking this option will cost £11 - £17 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Gateside, Greenock Library via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Drumfrochar via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 25m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Gateside, Greenock Library is 62 miles. The road distance is 71.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library without a car is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs £15 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs £15 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £20 and takes 3h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library.
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  • Distance: 61.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 25m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Gateside, Greenock Library, Scotland?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow Central, and Drumfrochar in around 2h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library via Buchanan Bus Station in around 3h 12m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Glasgow Central to Drumfrochar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £15
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£11 - £15
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Scottish Citylink

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Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Gateside, Greenock Library station.

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Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Drumfrochar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Edinburgh to Gateside, Greenock Library.

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