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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Newbridge by bus, tram, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Newbridge, Old Liston Road

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Tram

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Edinburgh Airport

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Newbridge

Drive

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Newbridge

Edinburgh to Newbridge by bus

The bus journey time between Edinburgh and Newbridge is around 27 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 22 min. Operated by First, Scottish Citylink and Lothian Country Buses, the Edinburgh to Newbridge bus service departs from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arrives in Newbridge, Old Liston Road. Typically 992 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
27 min
Fastest bus time:
22 min
Bus distance:
8 miles
Buses per week:
992
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:03
Last bus departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Newbridge bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Newbridge is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Newbridge is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Newbridge is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Edinburgh to Newbridge is to drive, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Newbridge is to taxi which costs £27 - £33 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Newbridge, Old Liston Road. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Newbridge is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Newbridge without a car is to bus which takes 31 min and costs £1 - £6.

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The bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Newbridge, Old Liston Road takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Edinburgh to Newbridge bus services, operated by First, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Newbridge bus services, operated by First, arrive at Newbridge, Old Liston Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Newbridge is 11 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Edinburgh to Newbridge.

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There are 814+ hotels available in Newbridge. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

First operates a bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Newbridge, Old Liston Road every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 31 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Edinburgh Trams operates a vehicle from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Edinburgh Airport every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £6 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Ratho Station, Lochend Road
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Scottish Citylink
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Newbridge, Old Liston Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Newbridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£27 - £33
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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