There are 4 ways to get from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket

$10 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Falkirk, Bus Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo 38 / ...

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo 22.4 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo 22.4 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo is to line 38 bus which costs £3 - £4 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 26 min.

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The distance between Falkirk and Edinburgh Zoo is 21 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Falkirk, Bus Station station and arriving at Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Falkirk, Scotland and Edinburgh Zoo, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 31 min. LNER also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Falkirk to Edinburgh Zoo
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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