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There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh to Talisker distillery by train, bus, night train or car

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Train, bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Pitlochry
  2. Take the bus from Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel to Fort William, Bus Station 226

£22 - £126

5 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 913

£27 - £40

Bus via Glasgow  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 914 / ...

£27 - £38

Train  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Crianlarich
  2. Take the train from Crianlarich to Fort William

£33 - £103

Night train  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Fort William

£40 - £45

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Fort William 133.3 miles

£20 - £30

Edinburgh to Talisker distillery by bus

The bus journey time between Edinburgh and Talisker distillery is around 4h 30m and covers a distance of around 152 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 30m. Operated by Scottish Citylink, the Edinburgh to Talisker distillery bus service departs from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arrives in Fort William, Bus Station. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 30m
Fastest bus time:
4h 30m
Bus distance:
152 miles
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
£27
Carbon emissions:
30 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:45
Last bus departs at:
08:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Talisker distillery bus schedules

Edinburgh → Talisker distillery
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Talisker distillery is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 43m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Talisker distillery is to drive which takes 2h 43m and costs £20 - £30.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station station and arriving at Fort William, Bus Station station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Fort William. This train operates Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5h 5m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Talisker distillery is 153 miles. The road distance is 133.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Talisker distillery without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 29m and costs £22 - £130.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Edinburgh to Talisker distillery, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Talisker distillery bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Bus Station.

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Edinburgh to Talisker distillery train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Talisker distillery is to bus which takes 4h 30m and costs £27 - £40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £110 and takes 5h 29m.

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  • Distance: 153 miles
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Talisker distillery, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 5 times a week. Tickets cost £27 - £40 and the journey takes 4h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Fort William via Crianlarich in around 5h 29m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Pitlochry
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Edinburgh to Crianlarich
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
Train from Crianlarich to Fort William
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Pitlochry
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £120
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £120
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £24
Website
Scottish Citylink

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Edinburgh to Talisker distillery bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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Edinburgh to Talisker distillery train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Fort William station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Talisker distillery is 133 miles. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Edinburgh to Talisker distillery.

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