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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar by bus, train, car or towncar

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar.
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  • Distance: 51.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Forfar, Scotland?

Megabus UK operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar every 2 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 57 minutes. Stagecoach UK also services this route hourly. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar every 2 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 1 hour 11 minutes.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Dundee
Avg. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Avg. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
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Stagecoach UK
Other operators
Jayride
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Forfar
Estimated price
$250 - $360

How far is it from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar?

The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Forfar is 83 km. The road distance is 108 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar is to drive which costs £13 and takes 1 hour 18 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar is to drive which takes 1 hour 18 minutes and costs £13.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Forfar?

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Stance G (Airport) and arriving at Forfar, The Cross via Halbeath, Park & Ride and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 hours 56 minutes.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar?

It takes approximately 2 hours 56 minutes to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar, including transfers.