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There are 6 ways to get from Aviemore to St Andrews by train, bus, night train or car

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Train, line 99 bus  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the train from Aviemore to Perth
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street to St Andrews, Bus Station 99 / ...

$28 - $42

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Train  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the train from Aviemore to Perth

$27 - $43

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Bus  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Aviemore, Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride M90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to St Andrews, Bus Station X59 / ...

$31 - $43

Night train, bus  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the night train from Aviemore to Ladybank
  2. Take the bus from Ladybank, Railway Station to St Andrews, Bus Station 94A / ...

$27 - $39

Night train, bus via St Andrews, Madras College  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the night train from Aviemore to Ladybank
  2. Take the bus from Ladybank, Railway Station to St Andrews, Madras College 64

Drive  •  2h 10m

  1. Drive from Aviemore to St Andrews 116 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Aviemore to St Andrews is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Aviemore to St Andrews is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aviemore station to St Andrews station. However, there are services departing from Aviemore, Station and arriving at St Andrews, Bus Station via Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Aviemore and St Andrews is 71 miles. The road distance is 116 miles.

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The best way to get from Aviemore to St Andrews without a car is to train and line 99 bus which takes 3h 15m and costs £21 - £35.

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It takes approximately 3h 15m to get from Aviemore to St Andrews, including transfers.

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Aviemore to St Andrews bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Station.

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The best way to get from Aviemore to St Andrews is to bus which takes 3h 55m and costs £23 - £35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £20 - £35 and takes 4h 10m.

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Aviemore 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 Aviemore to St Andrews is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Aviemore to St Andrews.

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  • Distance: 71 miles
  • Duration: 3h 15m

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

You can take a bus from Aviemore to St Andrews via Halbeath, Park & Ride in around 3h 55m. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Aviemore to St Andrews every 3 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 1h 35m. LNER also services this route once daily.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Aviemore to Ladybank
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Ladybank, Railway Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Ladybank, Railway Station to St Andrews, Madras College
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk

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