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

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Bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo 900

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo 42.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo 42.6 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Edinburgh Zoo is 39 miles. The road distance is 42.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo is to bus which takes 1 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 15 min.

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Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo is 43 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo.

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There are 2191+ hotels available in Edinburgh Zoo. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo.
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  • Distance: 38.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Edinburgh Zoo
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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