There are 5 ways to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 20 bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Dundee
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$29 - $81

Cheapest option

Line 727 bus, bus, line 20 bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 727 bus from Aberdeen Airport, Airport Terminal to Union Square Bus Station 727 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M9 / ...
  3. Take the line 20 bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$26 - $37

3 alternative options

Train, line 27 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
  2. Take the line 27 bus from Arbroath Railway Station to Forfar, Queen Street (Old Post Office) 27 / ...

$28 - $73

Bus, line 27 bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Arbroath, Bus Station X7
  2. Take the line 27 bus from Arbroath Railway Station to Forfar, St John's Church 27 / ...

$30

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar 57.6 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Forfar, The Cross via Union Square Bus Station and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) and Forfar is 47 miles. The road distance is 57.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar without a car is to train and line 20 bus which takes 2 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar, including transfers.

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Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, depart from Aberdeen Airport, Airport Terminal station.

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Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Forfar, The Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar.

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There are 221+ hotels available in Forfar. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar.
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  • Distance: 46.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Aberdeen Airport (ABZ), Scotland and Forfar, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar via Union Square Bus Station, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Seagate Bus Station in around 3 h 9 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $26
Train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $21
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $24
1st Class
$28 - $45
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$190
Sleeper Seat
$20 - $29
Train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$190
Sleeper Seat
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, The Cross
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Arbroath Railway Station to Forfar, Queen Street (Old Post Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Seagate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Arbroath, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Arbroath Railway Station to Forfar, St John's Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdeen Airport, Airport Terminal to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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