How to travel from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock

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Travel Information to Kilmarnock from Edinburgh

distanceDistance55 miles (89 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$30 - $30
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $30 (€27) • 2 h 4 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $30 (€27) • 2 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesScotrail or Scotrail

Travel 55 miles (89 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Kilmarnock from Edinburgh. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Scotrail or Scotrail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock

Travel Tips: Travel to Kilmarnock easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock.
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There are 4 ways that you can travel between Edinburgh and Kilmarnock. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock is by taking a train with an average price of $30 (€27).

This is compared to other travel options to Kilmarnock:

A train is generally $1 (€1) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $30 (€27) from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock.

The fastest way to get to Kilmarnock from Edinburgh is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 4 min.

Other travel options to Kilmarnock can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 26 min.

The distance is approximately 55 miles (89 km) from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Kilmarnock, Sturrock Street.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Kilmarnock.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Scotrail to go to Kilmarnock by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Scotrail Edinburgh to Kilmarnock tickets on Omio for $30 (€27).
  • Scotrail can take you to Kilmarnock by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Scotrail from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock for $30 (€27).
Looking to extend your trip from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock? Many Omio customers who go from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Glasgow, London or Carlisle. If you're looking to explore Glasgow, London or Carlisle from Kilmarnock, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before traveling from Edinburgh to Kilmarnock, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $30 (€27) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $30 (€27) one way.

But we recommend booking Edinburgh to Kilmarnock tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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