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What would be the best transport for a one day trip to Edinburgh from Glasgow?

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Train

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Frequent trains from Glasgow Queen Street Station to Edinburgh Waverley.

Or frequent Scottish Citylink buses from Buchanan Bus Station to St. Andrew's Square in Edinburgh.

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Train!

Every 15 mins, 50 mins, £12:70 off peak return!

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If you are not staying in the city centre it may be possible to get the train from one of the suburban stations.

www.scotrail.co.uk

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Another vote for the Train from me.

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Train. No brainer.

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Hi, we will be there in Glasgow in a few weeks and plan to take train to Edinburgh. Is it best to buy tickets in advance or at station/on train? Is it same price either way? I am more concerned to make sure we can get on a train and if better to secure seat in advance or enough trains and room(it would be on a Sunday) that no issue. thanks in advance!

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I don't think seat reservations or Advance tickets are available on this route - at least not on the normal ScotRail trains.

If you board at a station where there is a ticket office or working ticket vending machine you will not be allowed to buy off-peak or other discounted tickets on the train and will only be able to buy the more expensive Anytime tickets.

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No advantage to booking in advance nor can you reserve a seat, these are Commuter Trains, thousands of Scots traverse this route daily without booking tickets.

As it's a Sunday highly unlikely you wouldn't get a seat, unless there is something big going on!

Just buy at the Station moments prior to travel.

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thank you both for quick response. I appreciate it!

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