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Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa by train

It takes an average of 58m to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa by train, over a distance of around 26 miles (42 km). There are normally 1 train per day travelling from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa and tickets for this journey start from £10.10 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 55m
PriceFrom £10.10
Distance26 miles (42 km)
Frequency1 train per day
First train17:19
Last train17:20
Departure stationEdinburgh (Waverley)
Arrival stationAlloa
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsScotRail

Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa train times

Check out the next trains departing from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa for Tuesday 6th July 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
12:45 14:05 1h 20m, 1 change
13:22 14:35 1h 13m, 1 change
14:20 15:38 1h 18m, 1 change
15:20 16:35 1h 15m, 1 change
15:45 17:07 1h 22m, 1 change
16:20 17:33 1h 13m, 1 change
17:33 18:34 1h 1m, 1 change
18:18 19:21 1h 3m, direct
18:49 20:05 1h 16m, 1 change
19:21 20:34 1h 13m, 1 change

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa take?

The average journey time by train between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Alloa is 58 minutes, with around 1 train 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.

What's the fastest journey time between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Alloa by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa is 55 minutes.

How much does the train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa cost?

Train ticket prices from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa can start from as little as £10.10 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa leave?

The first train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa leaves at 17:19. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa leave?

The last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa leaves at 17:20. 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.

What's the distance between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Alloa by train?

Trains travelling from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa cover a distance of around 26 miles (42 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Alloa to Edinburgh (Waverley).

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa

Train tickets from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Alloa start at £10.10 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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