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Edinburgh to Alloa by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    42 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 22m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Edinburgh to Alloa by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Alloa take around 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 42 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Alloa.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Alloa?

Journeys between Edinburgh and Alloa usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 63 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Alloa every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 48 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Alloa?

The Edinburgh to Alloa train travel time is normally about 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Edinburgh to Alloa train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Alloa is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:18 and the last train is around 23:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 08:03, and the last at 23:33.

When to book Edinburgh to Alloa train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Edinburgh to Alloa by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Alloa?

More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Alloa, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Alloa to Edinburgh by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.