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

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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

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Bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Falkirk, Asda to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Waverley Station) 38

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 4 bus, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (At Shell Garage) to Falkirk, Gala Bingo 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh

$11 - $23

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

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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 costs £55 - £70 and takes 32 min.

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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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The distance between Grangemouth and Edinburgh is 21 miles. The road distance is 23.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Grangemouth to Edinburgh without a car is to line 909 bus which takes 49 min and costs £5 - £8.

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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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Grangemouth to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Grangemouth, Newlands Garage (East of Primrose Avenue) station.

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Grangemouth to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (at 106 Russell & Bromley Ltd) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grangemouth to Edinburgh is 24 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Grangemouth to Edinburgh.

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There are 2302+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grangemouth to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
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, Newlands Garage (At Shell Garage) to Falkirk, Gala Bingo
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, Asda to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Waverley Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Grangemouth to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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