There are 3 ways to get from Aberdeen to St Andrews by train, bus or car

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Train, line 99 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Dundee
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Dundee City Centre, Railway Station to St Andrews, Bus Station 99 / ...

$24 - $74

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Bus, line 99 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station 99 / ...

$21 - $32

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to St Andrews 78.7 miles

$16 - $25

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to St Andrews station. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at St Andrews, Bus Station via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and St Andrews is 62 miles. The road distance is 78.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to St Andrews without a car is to train and line 99 bus which takes 1 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Aberdeen to St Andrews, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to St Andrews bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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Aberdeen to St Andrews bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at St Andrews, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to St Andrews is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from Aberdeen to St Andrews.

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There are 383+ hotels available in St Andrews. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 62 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and St Andrews, Fife, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Aberdeen to St Andrews via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
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
$192
Sleeper Seat
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Railway Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
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 Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
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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