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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Skinflats by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 5 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Falkirk, Grahamston Station to Langlees, Tay Street 5

£9 - £65

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church X38

£12

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Skinflats 25.8 miles

£55 - £75

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Skinflats 25.8 miles

£3 - £6

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The cost-effective way to get from Edinburgh to Skinflats is to drive, which costs £3 - £6 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Skinflats is to taxi which costs £55 - £75 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Skinflats. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Grangemouth, Tweed Street via Falkirk, Melville Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Skinflats is 22 miles. The road distance is 25.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Skinflats without a car is to train and line 5 bus which takes 57 min and costs £9 - £70.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Edinburgh to Skinflats, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Skinflats bus services, operated by First Scotland East, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Skinflats bus services, operated by First Scotland East, arrive at Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Skinflats is 26 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Edinburgh to Skinflats.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Skinflats. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 22.3 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

First Scotland East operates a bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £6 and the journey takes 1h 27m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £17
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£3 - £60
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £60
Bus operators
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Falkirk, Grahamston Station to Langlees, Tay Street
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Skinflats
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
£55 - £75
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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