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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Leven by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Markinch
  2. Take the bus from Markinch, Railway Station to Leven, Bus Station 43 / ...

Cheapest option

Uber  •  47 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Leven 36.1 miles

$60 - $85

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Leven, Bus Station X58 / ...

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Leven 36.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Leven 36.1 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Leven is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Leven is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Leven, Bus Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Leven is 19 miles. The road distance is 36.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Leven without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Edinburgh to Leven, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Leven bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Leven bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Leven, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Leven is 36 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Edinburgh to Leven.

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There are 441+ hotels available in Leven. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Leven.
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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Edinburgh to Leven every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Markinch
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Markinch, Railway Station to Leven, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Leven, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Markinch, Railway Station to Leven, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Leven
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
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uber.com
Assist
$60 - $85
UberX
$60 - $85
uberXL
$95 - $130
Exec
$95 - $140
Taxi from Edinburgh to Leven
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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