It takes an average of 3h 2m to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch by train, over a distance of around 54 miles (87 km). There are normally 38 trains per day traveling from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch and tickets for this journey start from $27.32 when you book in advance.
From 1h 42m
54 miles (87 km)
38 trains per day
Looking to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch by train? You've come to the right place!
On average, it takes around 3 hours 2 minutes to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 1 hour 42 minutes though. You'll usually find 38 trains per day running along the 87 km route between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change during the journey to Balloch, as there currently aren't any direct services on this route.
Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch start from $27.32 when you book in advance, so start a search in our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.
If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Balloch by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.
The average journey time by train between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Balloch is 3 hours and 2 minutes, with around 38 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch is 1 hour and 42 minutes.
Train tickets from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch can start from as little as $27.32 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch. Travelling from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch leaves at 04:50. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch leaves at 23:55. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Balloch cover a distance of around 54 miles (87 km) during the journey.
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