There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Stonehaven by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stonehaven

$23 - $90

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Stonehaven, Barclay Street X7

$26 - $37

Night train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Stonehaven

$24 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Stonehaven 106.7 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Stonehaven is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Stonehaven is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £18 - £70.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Stonehaven is 128 km. The road distance is 171 km.

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The train from Edinburgh to Stonehaven takes 1 h 56 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Stonehaven. However, there are services departing from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) and arriving at Stonehaven, Barclay Street via Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Stonehaven. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Stonehaven every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Stonehaven via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Seagate Bus Station in around 3 h 51 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Stonehaven
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin Trains East Coast
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Stonehaven
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach UK

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