There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Grangemouth by bus, train, taxi 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

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  51 min

  1. 909 / ...

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus First  •  1 h 54 min

  1. 38 / ...

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Train, line 3 bus  •  54 min

  1. 3 / ...

$11 - $22

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. 24.1 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  32 min

  1. 24.1 miles

$5 - $8

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Grangemouth every 2 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 51 min. Prentice Westwood also services this route once daily.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (At Shell Garage)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Prentice Westwood
Phone
01506 871 231
Email
sales@prenticewestwoodcoaches.co.uk
Website
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Grangemouth, Craigleith Road (At Nos 62/72)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) to Grangemouth, Hawthorn Street (At Hawthorn Street)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Princes Mall West Stop) to Falkirk, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Grangemouth
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Grangemouth is 33 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Grangemouth is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Grangemouth is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £55 - £70.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) and arriving at Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (At Shell Garage). Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

The bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (At Shell Garage) takes 51 min including transfers and departs every two hours.