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Recommended option

Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Arbroath

$6 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Arbroath Railway Station 39A / ...

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Night train  •  20 min

  1. Take the night train from Dundee to Arbroath

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dundee to Arbroath 17.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Dundee to Arbroath 17.5 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Dundee, Scotland and Arbroath, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Dundee to Arbroath hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 15 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Dundee to Arbroath every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Virgin Trains East Coast
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Other operators
Taxi from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dundee and Arbroath is 26 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Arbroath is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Dundee to Arbroath is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dundee and arriving at Arbroath. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seagate Bus Station and arriving at Arbroath Railway Station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

The train from Dundee to Arbroath takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.