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

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Train, bus via Glasgow Queen Street  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glencoe, Chairlift Road End (Glencoe Ski Centre) 914 / ...

$31 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 51 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, Chairlift Road End (Glencoe Ski Centre) 914 / ...

$24 - $36

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Ardlui
  2. Take the bus from Ardlui, Hotel (Ardlui Hotel) to Glencoe, Chairlift Road End (Glencoe Ski Centre) 914 / ...

$35 - $46

Night train, bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Ardlui
  2. Take the bus from Ardlui, Hotel (Ardlui Hotel) to Glencoe, Chairlift Road End (Glencoe Ski Centre) 914 / ...

$30 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe Ski area 105.6 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe Ski area is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe Ski area is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Glencoe Ski area is 79 miles. The road distance is 105.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Edinburgh to Glencoe Ski area, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Glencoe Ski area. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) and arriving at Glencoe, Chairlift Road End (Glencoe Ski Centre) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Glencoe Ski area via Buchanan Bus Station and Glencoe, Chairlift Road End (Glencoe Ski Centre) in around 4 h 51 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 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Train from Edinburgh to Ardlui
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Ardlui
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$22 - $35
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, Chairlift Road End (Glencoe Ski Centre)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ardlui, Hotel (Ardlui Hotel) to Glencoe, Chairlift Road End (Glencoe Ski Centre)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
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

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