There are 3 ways to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 27 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
  2. Take the line 27 bus from Arbroath Railway Station to Forfar, St John's Church 27 / ...

$25 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus, line 27 bus  •  4 h 23 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 / ...

$15 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

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

$12 - $18

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, Arbroath, Bus Station, and Arbroath Railway Station in around 4 h 23 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Arbroath Railway Station to Forfar, St John's Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Arbroath, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar?

The distance between Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) and Forfar is 74 km. The road distance is 92 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar?

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar?

The quickest way to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar is to drive which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £8 - £13.

Is there a direct bus between Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) and Forfar?

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, St John's Church via Union Square Bus Station and Arbroath Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar?

It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to Forfar, including transfers.