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There are 3 ways to get from Eyemouth to Edinburgh by bus, train or car

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Line 253 bus, train  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the line 253 bus from Eyemouth, Co-op to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station 253
  2. Take the train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh

£9 - £133

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Bus  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Eyemouth, Co-op to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square 253

£8 - £11

1 alternative option

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Eyemouth to Edinburgh 50.2 miles

£7 - £11

Eyemouth to Edinburgh by bus and train

The journey time between Eyemouth and Edinburgh is around 1h 17m and covers a distance of around 65 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 12m. Operated by Borders Buses, LNER and CrossCountry, the Eyemouth to Edinburgh service departs from Eyemouth, Co-op and arrives in Edinburgh. Typically 36 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 17m
Fastest journey time:
1h 12m
Services per week:
36
Cheapest price:
£9
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:07
Last service departs at:
19:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Eyemouth to Edinburgh bus and train schedules

Eyemouth → Edinburgh
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The cheapest way to get from Eyemouth to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Eyemouth to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Eyemouth, Co-op and arriving at Edinburgh, St Andrew Square. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between Eyemouth and Edinburgh is 43 miles. The road distance is 50.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Eyemouth to Edinburgh without a car is to line 253 bus and train which takes 1h 30m and costs £9 - £140.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Eyemouth to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Eyemouth to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Borders Buses, depart from Eyemouth, Co-op station.

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Eyemouth to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Edinburgh, St Andrew Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Eyemouth to Edinburgh is 50 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Eyemouth to Edinburgh.

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There are 818+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Eyemouth to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 43.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

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

Borders Buses operates a bus from Eyemouth, Co-op to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square every 4 hours. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 2h 2m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £90
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £90
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Eyemouth, Co-op to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Borders Buses
Bus from Eyemouth, Co-op to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
Borders Buses

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