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There are 5 ways to get from Dundee to Holytown by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station M9 / ...

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Train  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street

Bus via Edinburgh  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station M92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park 900

Train via Edinburgh  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Holytown

Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Dundee to Holytown 77.4 miles

Dundee to Holytown by bus

The bus journey time between Dundee and Holytown is around 2h 35m and covers a distance of around 95 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 25 min. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 16m. Operated by Scottish Citylink and Megabus UK, the Dundee to Holytown bus service departs from Seagate Bus Station and arrives in Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park. Typically 139 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
2h 9m
Layover time:
25 min
Total time:
2h 35m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
2h 16m
Bus distance:
95 miles
Buses per week:
139
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
18 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
04:45
Last bus departs at:
22:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dundee to Holytown bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Holytown is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Dundee to Holytown is to drive. Taking this option will cost £12 - £18 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dundee station to Holytown. However, there are services departing from Seagate Bus Station and arriving at Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dundee to Holytown. However, there are services departing from Dundee and arriving at Holytown via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 44m.

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The distance between Dundee and Holytown is 59 miles. The road distance is 77.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Dundee to Holytown without a car is to bus which takes 2h 19m and costs £11 - £26.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Dundee to Holytown, including transfers.

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Dundee to Holytown bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Seagate Bus Station.

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Dundee to Holytown train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Dundee station.

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The best way to get from Dundee to Holytown is to bus which takes 2h 19m and costs £11 - £26. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £20 - £60 and takes 2h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Dundee to Holytown.
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  • Distance: 59.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 19m

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Seagate Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station hourly. Tickets cost £16 - £23 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Megabus UK also services this route hourly. Alternatively, First ScotRail Service operates a train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street hourly. Tickets cost £17 - £55 and the journey takes 1h 26m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Dundee to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£28 - £40
Train from Haymarket to Holytown
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £90
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £90
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Eurocentral, Maxim Business Park
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Scottish Citylink
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Dundee to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £15
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £14
Website
Megabus UK
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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Dundee to Holytown bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Dundee to Holytown train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dundee to Holytown is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Dundee to Holytown.

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