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There are 4 ways to get from Princes Street to King's Theatre by bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Bus  •  9 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Tollcross, Leven Street N16 / ...

£1 - £5

Cheapest option

Line 124 bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the line 124 bus from West End, Lothian Road to Fountainbridge, Bread Street 124

£1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Princes Street to King's Theatre 1.1 miles

£5 - £7

Walk  •  16 min

  1. Walk from Princes Street to King's Theatre 4570 feet

Princes Street to King's Theatre by walk and bus

The journey time between Princes Street and King's Theatre is around 7 min and covers a distance of around 4860 feet. The fastest journey normally takes 5 min. Services are operated by Lothian Buses and Stagecoach West Scotland. Typically 1759 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7 min
Fastest journey time:
5 min
Journey distance:
4860 feet
Services per week:
1759
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:32
Last service departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Princes Street to King's Theatre walk and bus schedules

Princes Street → King's Theatre
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The cheapest way to get from Princes Street to King's Theatre is to line 124 bus which costs £1 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princes Street to King's Theatre is to taxi which costs £5 - £7 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Tollcross, Leven Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Princes Street and King's Theatre is 3464 feet.

The best way to get from Princes Street to King's Theatre without a car is to bus which takes 9 min and costs £1 - £5.

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The bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Tollcross, Leven Street takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Princes Street to King's Theatre bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Princes Street to King's Theatre bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Tollcross, Leven Street station.

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There are 811+ hotels available in King's Theatre. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Princes Street to King's Theatre.
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  • Distance: 3464 feet
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Princes Street, Scotland and King's Theatre, Edinburgh, Scotland?

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Tollcross, Leven Street every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 8 min. Stagecoach West Scotland also services this route every 2 hours.

Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Tollcross, Leven Street
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Tollcross, Leven Street
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from West End, Lothian Road to Fountainbridge, Bread Street
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1
Website
East Coast Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Princes Street to King's Theatre
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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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