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

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  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Longniddry

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Line 124 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 124 bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) to Longniddry Inn 124 / ...

$7

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Longniddry 14.9 miles

$50 - $65

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

$30 - $45

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Longniddry hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, East Coast Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh to Longniddry every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 51 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 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) to Longniddry Inn
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
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
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $65
UberEXEC
$45 - $65
Taxi from Edinburgh to Longniddry
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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

How far is it from Edinburgh to Longniddry?

The distance between Edinburgh and Longniddry is 19 km. The road distance is 24 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Longniddry?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Longniddry?

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

Is there a direct train between Edinburgh and Longniddry?

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

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh and Longniddry?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) and arriving at Longniddry Inn. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Longniddry?

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