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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Livingston South
  2. Take a taxi from Livingston South to Pentland Hills

$91 - $107

Cheapest option

Line 101 bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Fountainbridge, Bread Street to West Linton, Gordon Arms Hotel 101 / ...

$50 - $62

3 alternative options

Line 101 bus via Edinburgh, Princes Street  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to West Linton, Gordon Arms Hotel 101 / ...

$50 - $62

Taxi  •  1h 16m

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills 31 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1h 16m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills 31 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 1h 16m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Pentland Hills is 15 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1h 34m and costs £65 - £85.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Pentland Hills is 31 miles. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills.

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There are 1376+ hotels available in Pentland Hills. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills.
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  • Distance: 15.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Pentland Hills, Scotland?

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Edinburgh to Pentland Hills hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 52m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Livingston South
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fountainbridge, Bread Street to West Linton, Gordon Arms Hotel
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to West Linton, Gordon Arms Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Livingston South to Pentland Hills
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Estimated price
$85 - $100
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

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