There are 8 ways to get from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train via Howden, Braehead Roundabout (St. Johns Hospital)  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Livingston North

$8 - $10

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Bus First  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp 107) to Howden, Braehead Roundabout (St. Johns Hospital) 23 / ...

$3 - $8

6 alternative options

Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Livingston North

$5 - $8

Line 16 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 16 bus from Craigleith, Western General Hospital to Howden, St Johns Hospital 16

$9

Bus Lothian Country Buses  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (Regent Bridge) to Howden, St Johns Hospital (St. Johns Hospital) X27 / ...

$9

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital 17.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital 17.1 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital 17.1 miles

$30 - $45

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Craigleith, Western General Hospital and arriving at Howden, St Johns Hospital. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Livingston North. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and St John's Hospital is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to St John's Hospital bus services, operated by SD Travel, depart from Craigleith, Western General Hospital station.

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Edinburgh to St John's Hospital train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital is to train which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 16 bus, which costs and takes 49 min.

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Edinburgh to St John's Hospital bus services, operated by SD Travel, arrive at Howden, St Johns Hospital station.

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Edinburgh to St John's Hospital train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Livingston North station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and St John's Hospital, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, SD Travel operates a bus from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Livingston North
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
SD Travel
Phone
01501 743333
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Craigleith, Western General Hospital to Howden, St Johns Hospital
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (Regent Bridge) to Howden, St Johns Hospital (St. Johns Hospital)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Blue Bus
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Howden, St Johns Hospital (St. Johns Hospital)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp 123 Virgin Retail) to Howden, Braehead Roundabout (St. Johns Hospital)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $65
Exec
$50 - $70
Taxi from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to St John's Hospital is 17 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Edinburgh to St John's Hospital.

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