There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Luss by train, bus or car

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Train, line 976 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Anniesland
  2. Take the line 976 bus from Anniesland Cross (Ancaster Drive) to Luss, Bypass (Luss Bypass) 914 / ...

$22 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 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 Luss, Bypass (Luss Bypass) 914 / ...

$15 - $23

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Balloch

$27 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Luss 72.1 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Luss. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) and arriving at Luss, Bypass (Luss Bypass) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Luss is 57 miles. The road distance is 72.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Luss without a car is to train and line 976 bus which takes 2 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Edinburgh to Luss, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Luss bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Luss is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 37 min.

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Edinburgh to Luss bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Luss, Bypass (Luss Bypass) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Luss is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Edinburgh to Luss.

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There are 506+ hotels available in Luss. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Luss.
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  • Distance: 57 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Luss via Buchanan Bus Station in around 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Luss via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow Queen Street Low Level, Balloch, and Balloch Bus Terminus (Balloch Turning Circle) in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Anniesland
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Balloch
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Anniesland Cross (Ancaster Drive) to Luss, Bypass (Luss Bypass)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Luss, Bypass (Luss Bypass)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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