There are 5 ways to get from Stornoway to Edinburgh by plane, train, ferry, bus or night train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Edinburgh  •  2 h 48 min

  1. SYY - EDI

$87 - $320

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  9 h

  1. 961 / ...
  2. M90 / ...

$53 - $78

3 alternative options

Fly to Glasgow, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. SYY - GLA

$107 - $291

Ferry, bus, train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. 961 / ...

$53 - $98

Ferry, bus, night train  •  10 h 40 min

  1. 961 / ...
  2. X56

$56 - $84

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

Loganair flies from Stornoway to Edinburgh once daily.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Stornoway to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Flights from Stornoway to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $360
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
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$195
Sleeper Seat
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
D + E Coaches
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Edinburgh, George Street (St Andrew Church)
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stornoway and Edinburgh is 316 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stornoway to Edinburgh is to ferry and bus which costs £40 - £60 and takes 9 h.

The quickest way to get from Stornoway to Edinburgh is to fly which takes 2 h 48 min and costs £65 - £240.

It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Stornoway to Edinburgh, including transfers.