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There are 4 ways to get from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh by bus, taxi or car

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Line 44 bus  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the line 44 bus from Cockburn Crescent to Princes Street 44

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Line 101 bus  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Allan Ramsey Sq to Princes Street 101A / ...

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh 16.9 miles

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh 16.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 37 min.

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The fastest way to get from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £45 - £60.

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The distance between Pentland Hills and Edinburgh is 29 miles. The road distance is 16.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh without a car is to line 44 bus which takes 1h 19m and costs £40 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1h 19m to get from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pentland Hills to Edinburgh is 17 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh.

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Map of how to get from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 29 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

What companies run services between Pentland Hills, Scotland and Edinburgh, Scotland?

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Cockburn Crescent to Princes Street every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 43 min.

Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Allan Ramsey Sq to Princes Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
https://www.houstonscoaches.co.uk/
Other operators
Taxi from Pentland Hills to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
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
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
Freddies Private Hire
Phone
+44 1501 732 323
Fixed Rate Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 444 555
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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