There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Troon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Troon

$26 - $35

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Train via Glasgow Central  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Troon

$23 - $68

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) 923

$23 - $30

Bus, line 10 bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station 900
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) X76 / ...
  3. Take the line 10 bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Troon, Academy Street X78 / ...

$26 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Troon 76.2 miles

$16 - $24

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Troon. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) and arriving at Troon, Council Offices (Academy Street) via Ayr, Douglas Street (Fullarton Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Troon. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Troon is 64 miles. The road distance is 76.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Troon without a car is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs .

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The train from Edinburgh to Troon takes 2 h 12 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Edinburgh to Troon bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10).

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Edinburgh to Troon train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Troon is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 55 min.

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Edinburgh to Troon bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street).

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Edinburgh to Troon train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Troon station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Troon.
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  • Distance: 63.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Troon 4 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Troon every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Troon
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Glasgow Central to Troon
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street)
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Troon, Academy Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Troon is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Edinburgh to Troon.

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