There are 5 ways to get from Grangemouth to Edinburgh by bus, train, 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

Line 909 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 909 bus from Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (East of Primrose Avenue) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (at 106 Russell & Bromley Ltd) 909

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 3 bus, bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Grangemouth, Hawthorn Street (At Hawthorn Street) to Falkirk, Bus Station 3
  2. Take the bus from Falkirk, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Waverley Station) 38 / ...

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 3 bus, train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Grangemouth, Beancross Roundabout (North of Beancross Road) to Falkirk, Bus Station 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh

$13 - $26

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grangemouth to Edinburgh 23.9 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Grangemouth to Edinburgh 23.9 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grangemouth to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grangemouth to Edinburgh is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £55 - £70.

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The distance between Grangemouth and Edinburgh is 33 km. The road distance is 38 km.

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The line 909 bus from Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (East of Primrose Avenue) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (at 106 Russell & Bromley Ltd) takes 49 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (East of Primrose Avenue) and arriving at Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (at 106 Russell & Bromley Ltd). Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Grangemouth to Edinburgh every 2 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (East of Primrose Avenue) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (at 106 Russell & Bromley Ltd)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Grangemouth, Beancross Roundabout (North of Beancross Road) to Falkirk, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Grangemouth, Hawthorn Street (At Hawthorn Street) to Falkirk, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Falkirk, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Waverley Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Grangemouth to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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