There are 6 ways to get from Portadown to Edinburgh by plane, train, car ferry, bus or car

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Fly to Edinburgh  •  2h 6m

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BFS - EDI

£98 - £219

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 28m

  1. Drive from Portadown to Larne
  2. Take the car ferry from Larne to Cairnryan
  3. Drive from Cairnryan to Edinburgh

£54 - £98

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Fly to Glasgow, train  •  2h 58m

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Glasgow (GLA) BFS - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

£115 - £246

Train, car ferry, bus  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the train from Portadown to Belfast Great Victoria Street 1 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 923
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

£62 - £108

Car ferry, bus  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Edinburgh, Bus Station 923

£58 - £71

Train, car ferry, bus via Ayr  •  10h 43m

  1. Take the train from Portadown to Belfast Great Victoria Street 1 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr station Sl
  4. Take the train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
  5. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portadown to Edinburgh is to car ferry and bus which costs £55 - £75 and takes 9h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Portadown to Edinburgh is to fly which costs £95 - £220 and takes 2h 6m.

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The distance between Portadown and Edinburgh is 167 miles.

The best way to get from Portadown to Edinburgh without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 9h 38m and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2h 6m to get from Portadown to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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easyJet offers flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 2849+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Portadown to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £60 - £75.

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Map of how to get from Portadown to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 167 miles
  • Duration: 2h 6m

What companies run services between Portadown, Northern Ireland and Edinburgh, Scotland?

easyJet flies from Portadown to Edinburgh 4 times a day.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£20 - £26
Train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Portadown to Belfast Great Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £45
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £45
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£20 - £29
Website
Scottish Citylink
Dodds of Troon
Phone
01292 288100
Email
info@doddsoftroon.com
Website
doddsoftroon.com
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Dodds of Troon
Ferry operators

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