Dalkeith travel guide

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You're Going to Love Dalkeith

With a population of 11,502, Dalkeith is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom.

Where to Eat in Dalkeith

If you’re looking for affordable options, Bombay Lounge (202 High Street) and Afternoon Tea @ Restoration Cafe (Restoration Yard Dalkeith Country Park) are great picks.

When to visit Dalkeith

Dalkeith in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Dalkeith in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Dalkeith


When flying to Dalkeith, you’ll arrive at Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI), which is located 20 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Dalkeith from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 37h 30m.


Lumo is the most popular train carrier serving Dalkeith, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Dalkeith to Newcastle upon Tyne takes 1h 26m and costs around $22 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Leeds, expect to pay about $98 for a 3h 03m trip.


Another option to get to Dalkeith is to pick up a car hire from Manchester, which is about 273 km from Dalkeith. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Manchester.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Dalkeith, including Megabus, FlixBus and National Express. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Dalkeith takes 90 km and will cost you around $24. From Newcastle upon Tyne, the ticket costs about $25 for a journey of 249 km.

Airlines serving Dalkeith

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
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Brussels Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in popular areas of Dalkeith

Hiring a car in Dalkeith

Expect to pay $3.23 per litre in Dalkeith (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.66 and $51.54.