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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Gifford by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Longniddry
  2. Take a taxi from Longniddry to Gifford

$40 - $52

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Gifford 23.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Gifford 23.2 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Gifford 23.2 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Gifford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Gifford is to train and taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Gifford is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Gifford without a car is to train and taxi which takes 31 min and costs £30 - £40.

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Edinburgh to Gifford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Gifford is 23 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Edinburgh to Gifford.

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There are 207+ hotels available in Gifford. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Gifford.
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  • Distance: 17.8 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

There is no direct connection from Edinburgh to Gifford. However, you can take the train to Longniddry then take the taxi to Gifford. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Gifford.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Longniddry
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Gifford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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uber.com
Assist
$40 - $60
UberX
$40 - $60
uberXL
$60 - $85
Exec
$65 - $90
Taxi from Longniddry to Gifford
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com

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