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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Killin by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Stance D to Killin, Manse Road S60

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Stirling, Bus Station 909
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Killin, Manse Road S60

Bus via Perth  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Perth, Bus Station X56
  2. Take the bus from Perth, Bus Station to Crieff, RS McColl 15 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Crieff, RS McColl to Killin, Manse Road 890

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Killin 73.3 miles

Edinburgh to Killin by train and bus

The journey time between Edinburgh and Killin is around 1h 56m and covers a distance of around 74 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 13 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 56m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, LNER and First, the Edinburgh to Killin service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Killin, Manse Road. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 43m
Layover time:
13 min
Total time:
1h 56m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 56m
Journey distance:
74 miles
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:20
Last service departs at:
15:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Killin train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Edinburgh to Killin is to drive, which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Killin is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Killin. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Killin, Manse Road via Stirling, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Killin is 56 miles. The road distance is 73.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Killin without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 44m and costs £7 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Edinburgh to Killin, including transfers.

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

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Edinburgh to Killin bus services, operated by First, arrive at Killin, Manse Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Killin is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Edinburgh to Killin.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Killin. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 56.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 44m

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Killin via Stirling, Bus Station in around 3h 28m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £23
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Stance D to Killin, Manse Road
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
First
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Killin, Manse Road
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
First
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Perth, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Crieff, RS McColl
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Dochertys Midland Coache
Phone
01764 662218
Email
info@dochertysmidlandcoaches.co.uk
Website
dochertysmidlandcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Crieff, RS McColl
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Dochertys Midland Coache
Bus from Crieff, RS McColl to Killin, Manse Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Dochertys Midland Coache

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