There are 8 ways to get from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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

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Train, bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) to Calton, Regent Terrace 124 / ...

$2 - $36

Cheapest option

Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Edinburgh

$1 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus First  •  19 min

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill) 24 / ...

$2 - $3

Bus Lothian Buses  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket, West Maitland Street (at 27) to Calton, Regent Terrace 25 / ...

$2

Line 44 bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 44 bus from Haymarket Station to Hillside, Brunton Place (at 19-20) 4 / ...

$2

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace 2.1 miles

$9 - $11

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace 2.1 miles

$7 - $11

Walk  •  38 min

  1. Walk from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace 2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace is to bus which costs £2 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace is to taxi which costs £7 - £9 and takes 6 min.

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The distance between Haymarket Station and Holyrood Palace is 2 miles.

It takes approximately 15 min to get from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Haymarket Station station and arriving at Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill). Services depart every five minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Haymarket and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace bus services, operated by First, depart from Deans, Fantasy Golf Centre station.

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Map of how to get from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace.
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Haymarket Station, Scotland and Holyrood Palace, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 4 min. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 11 min. Blue Bus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $3
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) to Calton, Regent Terrace
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) to Calton, Regent Terrace
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Haymarket, West Maitland Street (at 27) to Calton, Regent Terrace
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Haymarket Station to Hillside, Brunton Place (at 19-20)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Haymarket Station to Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$7 - $11
UberX
$7 - $11
uberXL
$10 - $15
Exec
$11 - $16
Taxi from Haymarket Station to Holyrood Palace
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$9 - $11
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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