Edinburgh to Bellshill Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $16
Fastest Way Train — 1h 2min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 9 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 33 miles
Travel Companies Virgin Trains
Train
$56 · 1h 2min · 12 lb of CO2
Edinburgh to Bellshill
+1 more option
Bus
$16 · 1h 31min · 9 lb of CO2
Edinburgh to Hamilton
+1 more option
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Drive
$5 · 50min · 10 lb of CO2
Edinburgh to Bellshill

Drive from Edinburgh to Bellshill

It's 34 miles between Edinburgh to Bellshill. On a typical day, it might take between 50min and 52min from Edinburgh to Bellshill under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 55min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Bellshill by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $4.

What is the best way to travel from Edinburgh to Bellshill?

The are 3 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Edinburgh to Bellshill. The fastest way out of Edinburgh towards Hamilton is by bus, as it is the quickest to the Bellshill area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $15. Virgin Trains operates from Edinburgh to Bellshill, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Edinburgh to Bellshill?

The trip to Bellshill is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from Edinburgh. The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Bellshill is $16 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour 31 minutes with the bus. The earlier you can book your trip to Bellshill, the better.

Is the train or the bus better from Edinburgh to Bellshill ?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Edinburgh to Bellshill. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Bellshill is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Edinburgh/Bellshill buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Edinburgh is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Edinburgh Scotland and Bellshill during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Edinburgh to Bellshill? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Bellshill traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Bellshill is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Edinburgh to Bellshill?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Edinburgh to Bellshill is by bus. The bus costs $16 roughly and will take 1 hour 31 minutes.

How much does it cost to take the train from Edinburgh to Bellshill?

The train costs about $56 between Edinburgh and Bellshill. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 2 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at Edinburgh Park, which is 5 miles from Edinburgh. Further, once you arrive at Bellshill or you will still have 1 miles to Bellshill.

How long does it take from Edinburgh to Bellshill by car?

The total distance between Edinburgh and Bellshill is 34 miles and will take you about 50 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $5.

Travel companies on this route

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