There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe by train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus via Glasgow Queen Street  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glencoe, Hotel (Glencoe Hotel) 914 / ...

$32 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station 900
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glencoe, Hotel (Glencoe Hotel) 914 / ...

$26 - $37

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Ardlui
  2. Take the bus from Ardlui, Hotel (Ardlui Hotel) to Glencoe, Hotel (Glencoe Hotel) 914 / ...

$36 - $47

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre X55
  2. Take the bus from Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre to Tyndrum, Public Toilets 266
  3. Take the bus from Tyndrum, Public Toilets to Glencoe, Hotel (Glencoe Hotel) 914 / ...

$34 - $40

Night train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Fort William

$33 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe 117.1 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Glencoe is 89 miles. The road distance is 117.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Glencoe. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) and arriving at Glencoe, Hotel (Glencoe Hotel) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe.
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  • Distance: 89.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Glencoe via Buchanan Bus Station in around 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Edinburgh to Ardlui
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $35
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Fort William
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $150
Sleeper Berth Solo
$188
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glencoe, Hotel (Glencoe Hotel)
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ardlui, Hotel (Ardlui Hotel) to Glencoe, Hotel (Glencoe Hotel)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Tyndrum, Public Toilets to Glencoe, Hotel (Glencoe Hotel)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre to Tyndrum, Public Toilets
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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