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There are 4 ways to get from Lenzie to Edinburgh by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from Croy to Edinburgh

£9 - £26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street 900 / ...

£12 - £19

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lenzie to Edinburgh 46.8 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Lenzie to Edinburgh 46.8 miles

£7 - £11

Lenzie to Edinburgh by train

The train journey time between Lenzie and Edinburgh is around 1h 12m and covers a distance of around 41 miles. The fastest train normally takes 51 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 244 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 12m
Fastest train time:
51 min
Trains per week:
244
Cheapest price:
£9
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:01
Last train departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lenzie to Edinburgh train schedules

Lenzie → Edinburgh
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The cheapest way to get from Lenzie to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lenzie to Edinburgh is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lenzie to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Lenzie and arriving at Edinburgh via Croy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 4m.

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It is 37 miles from Lenzie to Edinburgh. It is approximately 46.8 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Lenzie to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 1h 4m and costs £8 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Lenzie to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Lenzie to Edinburgh train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Croy station.

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The best way to get from Lenzie to Edinburgh is to train which takes 1h 4m and costs £8 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 45m.

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Lenzie to Edinburgh train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lenzie to Edinburgh is 47 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Lenzie to Edinburgh.

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Map of how to get from Lenzie to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 37.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Croy to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost £7 - £23 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £15 and the journey takes 1h 16m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Croy to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £23
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £23
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Lenzie to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk
Kwik Kars
Phone
+44 1236 720 208
Website
kwikkars.co.uk
Express Cars
Phone
+44 1236 738 738
Website
expresscars-taxi.com
Cumbernauld Taxis & Private Hire
Phone
+44 1236 738 383
Website
cumbernauld-taxis.co.uk
Canniesburn Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4444
Bearsden & Milngavie Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4555
Ambassador Taxis
Phone
+44 141 956 2956
Website
ambassador-taxis.co.uk
Diamond Cabs
Phone
+44 1236 602 222
Airdrie Taxis
Phone
+44 1236 761 144
Titan Taxis
Phone
+44 141 530 4242
Website
titantaxis.co.uk
Clydebank Taxis
Phone
+44 141 941 1101
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk
Redline Cabs
Phone
+44 1698 266 633
Website
redline-cabs.co.uk
North Lanarkshire Private Hire
Phone
+44 1698 253 000

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