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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe by train, bus, night train or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Anniesland
  2. Take the bus from Anniesland Cross to Glencoe, Hotel 914 / ...

$33 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street 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 914 / ...

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  4 h 55 min

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

$27 - $39

Night train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Fort William

$35 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe 117.1 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Glencoe. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Glencoe, Hotel via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 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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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 42 min and costs £25 - £35.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Glencoe bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Glencoe bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Glencoe, Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Glencoe is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe.

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There are 234+ hotels available in Glencoe. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe.
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  • Distance: 89.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 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 Anniesland
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
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 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Anniesland Cross to Glencoe, Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glencoe, Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Tyndrum, Public Toilets to Glencoe, Hotel
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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
Once a week
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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