There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dundee

$20 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Newport-on-Tay, Blyth Street X54

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Cupar
  2. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to Newport-on-Tay, Blyth Street X54

$17 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay 53.5 miles

$11 - $17

Uber  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay 53.5 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Newport-on-Tay is 35 miles. The road distance is 53.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) and arriving at Newport-on-Tay, Blyth Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Newport-on-Tay, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay every 2 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Train from Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Train from Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to Newport-on-Tay, Blyth Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Newport-on-Tay, Blyth Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Newport-on-Tay
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$90 - $130
uberX
$90 - $130
uberXL
$140 - $190
UberEXEC
$140 - $200

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