There are 5 ways to get from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus via Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (at Book World)  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall (Gibson Place) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (at Book World) X59

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) X24 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh

$16 - $59

Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station X59

$8 - $12

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station 52.6 miles

$11 - $17

Uber  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take an Uber from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station 52.6 miles

$85 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between St Andrews and Edinburgh Waverley Station is 31 miles. The road distance is 52.6 miles.

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The bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall (Gibson Place) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (at Book World) takes 1 h 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall (Gibson Place) and arriving at Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (at Book World). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station.

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Map of how to get from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station.
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  • Distance: 30.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between St Andrews, Scotland and Edinburgh Waverley Station, Scotland?

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall (Gibson Place) to Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (at Book World)
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from St Andrews to Edinburgh Waverley Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$85 - $120
UberX
$85 - $120
uberXL
$130 - $180
Exec
$130 - $190

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