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from Edinburgh to Milngavie

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Milngavie

distanceDistance43 miles (70 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $27
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 1 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Scotrail

Take a bus or train to travel 43 miles (70 km) between Edinburgh and Milngavie. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or Scotrail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Edinburgh to Milngavie.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Milngavie

Travel to Milngavie 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 Milngavie.

What are the ways to get from Edinburgh to Milngavie?

You can travel from Edinburgh to Milngavie 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Edinburgh to Milngavie?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Milngavie is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $6 (€5) compared to other travel options to Milngavie:

A bus is $20 (€17) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Edinburgh to Milngavie costing on average $27 (€22).

What is the quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Milngavie?

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Milngavie is by bus with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Milngavie that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 1 h 47 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Edinburgh to Milngavie?

Milngavie is approximately 43 miles (70 km) away from Edinburgh.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Edinburgh to Milngavie?

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Milngavie is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Edinburgh and Milngavie as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Edinburgh and in Milngavie?

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

  • Most travelers take a train from Edinburgh Waverley to Milngavie.

Which travel companies can get me from Edinburgh to Milngavie?

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

  • Megabus can get you to Milngavie by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Megabus from Edinburgh to Milngavie for $6 (€5) on Omio.
  • Travel with Scotrail to go to Milngavie by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Scotrail Edinburgh to Milngavie tickets on Omio for $27 (€22).

Can I travel directly from Edinburgh to Milngavie?

Yes, there are direct services available from Edinburgh to Milngavie with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with Megabus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Milngavie as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Edinburgh to Milngavie.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Edinburgh to Milngavie?

Your trip from Edinburgh to Milngavie doesn't have to end in Milngavie. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like. If you’d like to add to your Edinburgh to Milngavie tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Milngavie today!

How early should I buy Edinburgh to Milngavie tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Milngavie, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $6 (€5) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $27 (€22) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Edinburgh to Milngavie online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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