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There are 5 ways to get from Dundee to Arbroath by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  25m

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Arbroath

$6 - $45

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Line 73 bus  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the line 73 bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Arbroath, Bus Station 73 / ...

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Night train  •  21m

  1. Take the night train from Dundee to Arbroath

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  27m

  1. Take a taxi from Dundee to Arbroath 17.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27m

  1. Drive from Dundee to Arbroath 17.5 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Arbroath is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Dundee to Arbroath is to night train which costs £11 - £17 and takes 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer and arriving at Arbroath, Bus Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dundee and arriving at Arbroath. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25m.

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The distance between Dundee and Arbroath is 16 miles. The road distance is 17.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Dundee to Arbroath without a car is to train which takes 25m and costs £4 - £35.

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The train from Dundee to Arbroath takes 25m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Dundee to Arbroath bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer station.

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Dundee to Arbroath train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dundee station.

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The best way to get from Dundee to Arbroath is to train which takes 25m and costs £4 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 73 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Dundee to Arbroath.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 25m

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

ScotRail operates a train from Dundee to Arbroath every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 25m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Dundee to Arbroath every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

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
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
LNER
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Arbroath, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
27m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450

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Dundee to Arbroath bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Arbroath, Bus Station.

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Dundee to Arbroath train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Arbroath station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dundee to Arbroath is 17 miles. It takes approximately 27m to drive from Dundee to Arbroath.

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