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

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Shawfair

£1 - £4

Cheapest option

Line 33 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 33 bus from South Side, Surgeons' Hall to Danderhall, Sheriffhall Park and Ride 33 / ...

£1 - £5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Millerhill 6.2 miles

£16 - £20

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Millerhill 6.2 miles

£1 - £2

Edinburgh to Millerhill by train

The train journey time between Edinburgh and Millerhill is around 15 min and covers a distance of around 5 miles. The fastest train normally takes 13 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Edinburgh to Millerhill train service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Shawfair. Typically 172 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
15 min
Fastest train time:
13 min
Trains per week:
172
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:20
Last train departs at:
23:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Millerhill train schedules

Edinburgh → Millerhill
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Millerhill is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Millerhill is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs £16 - £20.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Side, Surgeons' Hall and arriving at Danderhall, Sheriffhall Park and Ride. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Shawfair. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Millerhill is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Millerhill without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs £1 - £4.

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The train from Edinburgh to Shawfair takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Edinburgh to Millerhill bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from South Side, Surgeons' Hall station.

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Edinburgh to Millerhill train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Millerhill is to train which takes 15 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can line 33 bus, which costs £1 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Millerhill.
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  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Edinburgh to Shawfair hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £4 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, Lothian Buses operates a bus from South Side, Surgeons' Hall to Danderhall, Sheriffhall Park and Ride every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 29 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Shawfair
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £4
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from South Side, Surgeons' Hall to Danderhall, Sheriffhall Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Millerhill
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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Edinburgh to Millerhill bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Danderhall, Sheriffhall Park and Ride station.

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Edinburgh to Millerhill train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Shawfair station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Millerhill is 6 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Edinburgh to Millerhill.

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