Travelling by train to John Muir's Birthplace is super-simple. The nearest railway station to John Muir's Birthplace is Dunbar, which is served by CrossCountry and LNER services throughout the day. It's 7 minutes to John Muir's Birthplace on foot. You'll find it north-east of the station on the High Street.

John Muir's Birthplace is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit John Muir's Birthplace website for opening information.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:55 - 21:30
Saturday Sunday 06:25 - 20:40
Sunday 11:15 - 21:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

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Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park Short stay
Carpark operatorScotRail ScotRail
Car parking spaces76
Carpark charges
Per Hour£2.00
Three Monthly£167.00
Per Hour£2.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces48
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

Within car park

Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Access from the platform to outside is level. Ticket Office and Car Park are step free.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Staff members telephone Taxi firm for customers, arrive within a few minutes

Departures and arrivals from Dunbar

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail11:021On time
to PlymouthCrossCountry11:281On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail13:011On time
to PlymouthCrossCountry13:301On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)CrossCountry14:442On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from AberdeenCrossCountry11:261On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail12:381On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)CrossCountry13:291On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail14:391On time
from PlymouthCrossCountry14:432On time

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