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

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Longniddry

$5 - $7

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Line 124 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 124 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Waverley Station) to Longniddry Inn 124 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Longniddry 14.9 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Longniddry 14.9 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Longniddry 14.9 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Longniddry is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Longniddry is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Waverley Station) station and arriving at Longniddry Inn. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Longniddry. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Longniddry is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Longniddry without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Edinburgh to Longniddry takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Edinburgh to Longniddry bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, arrive at Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Waverley Station).

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Longniddry.
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  • Distance: 11.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Longniddry hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, East Coast Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh to Longniddry every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Longniddry
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Waverley Station) to Longniddry Inn
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Longniddry
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$27 - $40
UberX
$27 - $40
uberXL
$40 - $60
Exec
$40 - $60
Taxi from Edinburgh to Longniddry
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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