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There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Mintlaw by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
  2. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Mintlaw, Nether Aden Road X68 / ...

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Bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station M92
  2. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Mintlaw, Roundabout X67 / ...

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Mintlaw 154.9 miles

£23 - £35

Edinburgh to Mintlaw by train and bus

The journey time between Edinburgh and Mintlaw is around 4h 26m and covers a distance of around 158 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 18m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, LNER, CrossCountry and others, the Edinburgh to Mintlaw service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Mintlaw, Nether Aden Road. Typically 81 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 26m
Fastest journey time:
3h 18m
Services per week:
81
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:30
Last service departs at:
21:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Mintlaw train and bus schedules

Edinburgh → Mintlaw
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mintlaw is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Mintlaw is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Mintlaw is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Mintlaw. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arriving at Mintlaw, Roundabout via Union Square Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Mintlaw is 118 miles. The road distance is 154.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Mintlaw without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 46m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 46m to get from Edinburgh to Mintlaw, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Mintlaw bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Edinburgh, Bus Station.

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Edinburgh to Mintlaw bus services, operated by Stagecoach Bluebird, arrive at Mintlaw, Roundabout station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Mintlaw is 155 miles. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Edinburgh to Mintlaw.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Mintlaw. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Mintlaw.
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  • Distance: 118.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 46m

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Mintlaw via Union Square Bus Station in around 4h 25m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £85
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
Bus operators
Stagecoach Bluebird
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Mintlaw, Nether Aden Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Mintlaw, Roundabout
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £17
Website
Megabus UK

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