There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Mercat Cross by bus, taxi or foot
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Line 30 bus • 4 min
£1 - £5
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2 min
£4 - £6
Walk • 10 min
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Mercat Cross is to line 30 bus which costs £1 - £5 and takes 4 min.
The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Mercat Cross is to taxi which costs £4 - £6 and takes 2 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Old Town, South Bridge. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.
It is approximately 2143 feet to get from Edinburgh to Mercat Cross.
The best way to get from Edinburgh to Mercat Cross without a car is to line 30 bus which takes 4 min and costs £1 - £5.
The line 30 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Old Town, South Bridge takes 4 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
Edinburgh to Mercat Cross bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.
Edinburgh to Mercat Cross bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Old Town, South Bridge station.
There are 813+ hotels available in Mercat Cross. Prices start at £75 per night.
What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Mercat Cross, Edinburgh, Scotland?
Lothian Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Old Town, South Bridge every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 4 min.
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Old Town, South Bridge
- Ave. Duration
- 4 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
- £1 - £5
- Lothian Buses
- Airport zone
- City zone
- Ave. Duration
- 2 min
- Estimated price
- £4 - £6
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