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There are 4 ways to get from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the bus from Hermiston Walk to Kirknewton, station X28

£2

Cheapest option

Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Curriehill to Kirknewton

£1 - £3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station 6 miles

£16 - £19

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station 6 miles

£1 - £2

Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station by walk and bus

The journey time between Heriot-Watt University and Kirknewton Station is around 11 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 11 min. Operated by Lothian Country Buses, the Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station service departs from Heriot-Watt University and arrives in Kirknewton, station. Typically 241 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
11 min
Fastest journey time:
11 min
Journey distance:
6 miles
Services per week:
241
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:14
Last service departs at:
23:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station walk and bus schedules

Heriot-Watt University → Kirknewton Station
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station is to taxi which costs £16 - £19 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hermiston Walk and arriving at Kirknewton, station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Curriehill and arriving at Kirknewton. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Heriot-Watt University and Kirknewton Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 6 miles.

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The best way to get from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station without a car is to bus which takes 22 min and costs £2.

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The bus from Hermiston Walk to Kirknewton, station takes 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, depart from Hermiston Walk station.

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Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Curriehill station.

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The best way to get from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station is to bus which takes 22 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station.
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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Heriot-Watt University, Scotland and Kirknewton Station, Scotland?

Lothian Country Buses operates a bus from Hermiston Walk to Kirknewton, station hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, First ScotRail Service operates a train from Curriehill to Kirknewton hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Curriehill to Kirknewton
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Hermiston Walk to Kirknewton, station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
£16 - £19
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk
West Lothian Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 444 550
Livingstone Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 415 000
Fair Deal Cabs
Phone
+44 1506 499 111
Website
fairdeal-cabs.co.uk
Swift Private Hire Taxis
Phone
+44 131 660 5000
Website
swiftprivatehire.co.uk
Aerial ABW Cabs
Phone
+44 131 663 3232
Website
aerialabwcabs.co.uk
Abbey Cabs Dalkeith
Phone
+44 131 357 7444
Website
abbeycabsdalkeith.co.uk
Toun Taxis
Phone
+44 131 665 0077
Website
toun-taxis.co.uk
R & J's Taxis
Phone
+44 131 665 2020
Musselburgh Taxis
Phone
+44 131 665 2121
Website
musselburghtaxis.com
9090 Taxis
Phone
+44 131 665 9090
Website
9090taxis.com

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Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, arrive at Kirknewton, station.

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Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Kirknewton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station is 6 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Heriot-Watt University to Kirknewton Station.

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