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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Elgin

$61 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...

$40 - $58

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Lossiemouth 178 miles

$35 - $55

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Lossiemouth 6 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Lossiemouth hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Elgin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Lossiemouth is 197 km. The road distance is 285 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Lossiemouth is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Lossiemouth is to drive which takes 3 h 27 min and costs £28 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Lossiemouth. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and arriving at Lossiemouth, Marine Court via Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) and Elgin, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Edinburgh to Lossiemouth, including transfers.