There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Riddrie by train, taxi or car
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Train • 1h 14m
£9 - £26
2 alternative options
Taxi • 48 min
£95 - £120
Drive • 48 min
£6 - £10
Edinburgh to Riddrie by train
The train journey time between Edinburgh and Riddrie is around 1h 12m and covers a distance of around 41 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 1m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Edinburgh to Riddrie train service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Carntyne. Typically 252 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Edinburgh to Riddrie train schedules
Trains departing Sunday, June 20, 2021
Trains departing Monday, June 21, 2021
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Riddrie is 111.
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Edinburgh to Riddrie is to drive, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 48 min.
The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Riddrie is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 48 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Carntyne. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 14m.
The distance between Edinburgh and Riddrie is 39 miles. The road distance is 43.4 miles.
The best way to get from Edinburgh to Riddrie without a car is to train which takes 1h 14m and costs £9 - £26.
The train from Edinburgh to Carntyne takes 1h 14m including transfers and departs hourly.
Edinburgh to Riddrie train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Edinburgh station.
Edinburgh to Riddrie train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Carntyne station.
Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Riddrie is 43 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Edinburgh to Riddrie.
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What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Riddrie, Scotland?
First ScotRail Service operates a train from Edinburgh to Carntyne hourly. Tickets cost £9 - £26 and the journey takes 1h 14m.
Train from Edinburgh to Carntyne
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 14m
- Estimated price
- £9 - £26
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £9 - £13
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £20 - £26
- Ave. Duration
- 48 min
- Estimated price
- £95 - £120
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