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There are 5 ways to get from Leith to Carberry Tower by bus, taxi, car or foot

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Bus  •  1h

  1. Take the bus from Portobello, King's Road to Musselburgh, High Street 26 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Whitecraig Avenue 140 / ...

£2 - £10

4 alternative options

Line 44 bus, bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the line 44 bus from Hillside, Leopold Place to Musselburgh, High Street 44 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Whitecraig Avenue 140 / ...

£3 - £10

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leith to Carberry Tower 9.6 miles

£23 - £29

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Leith to Carberry Tower 9.6 miles

£1 - £3

Walk  •  2h 31m

  1. Walk from Leith to Carberry Tower 7.9 miles

Leith to Carberry Tower by bus and walk

The journey time between Leith and Carberry Tower is around 31 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 21 min. Operated by Lothian Buses, East Coast Buses and Prentice Coaches, the Leith to Carberry Tower service departs from Portobello, King's Road and arrives in Carberry Tower. Typically 321 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
31 min
Fastest journey time:
21 min
Journey distance:
6 miles
Services per week:
321
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
03:29
Last service departs at:
21:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Leith to Carberry Tower bus and walk schedules

Leith → Carberry Tower
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Carberry Tower is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Leith to Carberry Tower is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leith to Carberry Tower is to taxi which costs £23 - £29 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leith to Carberry Tower. However, there are services departing from Portobello, King's Road and arriving at Whitecraig Avenue via Musselburgh, High Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h.

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It is 7 miles from Leith to Carberry Tower. It is approximately 9.6 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Leith to Carberry Tower without a car is to bus which takes 1h and costs £2 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1h to get from Leith to Carberry Tower, including transfers.

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Leith to Carberry Tower bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Portobello, King's Road station.

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Leith to Carberry Tower bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, arrive at Whitecraig Avenue station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leith to Carberry Tower is 10 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Leith to Carberry Tower.

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There are 827+ hotels available in Carberry Tower. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Leith, Scotland and Carberry Tower, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Leith to Carberry Tower via Musselburgh, High Street and Whitecraig Avenue in around 1h.

Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Portobello, King's Road to Musselburgh, High Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Whitecraig Avenue
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Hillside, Leopold Place to Musselburgh, High Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Portobello, King's Road to Musselburgh, High Street
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
East Coast Buses
Bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Whitecraig Avenue
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
East Coast Buses
Prentice Coaches
Phone
+44 1620 822620
Email
mail@prentice.info
Website
prentice.info
Bus from Musselburgh, High Street to Whitecraig Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Prentice Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from Leith to Carberry Tower
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£23 - £29
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

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