There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park by train, bus, night train 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

Train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Arrochar & Tarbet

$109 - $140

Cheapest option

Night train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Arrochar & Tarbet

$106 - $140

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inveruglas, Loch Sloy Power Station 914 / ...

$113 - $142

Bus  •  4 h 25 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 Inveruglas, Loch Sloy Power Station 914 / ...

$108 - $135

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park 67.1 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is 59 miles. The road distance is 67.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Edinburgh to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park.
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  • Distance: 58.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park once a week. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park via Buchanan Bus Station and Inveruglas, Loch Sloy Power Station in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Arrochar & Tarbet
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Arrochar & Tarbet
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $150
Sleeper Berth Solo
$186
Sleeper Seat
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inveruglas, Loch Sloy Power Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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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