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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Haymarket
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Kirkliston, Almondside X38

£14 - £130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride X61 / ...

£11 - £17

3 alternative options

Bus via West End, Queensferry Street  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street M92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Kirkliston, Station Road X38

£14 - £20

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dundee to Kirkliston 50.3 miles

£90 - £110

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Dundee to Kirkliston 50.3 miles

£7 - £11

Dundee to Kirkliston by buses

The bus journey time between Dundee and Kirkliston is around 3h 35m and covers a distance of around 60 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 38m. Operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, the Dundee to Kirkliston bus service departs from Seagate Bus Station and arrives in Kirkliston, Almondside. Typically 62 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
3h 35m
Fastest bus time:
2h 38m
Buses per week:
62
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:40
Last bus departs at:
20:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dundee to Kirkliston bus schedules

Dundee → Kirkliston
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The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Kirkliston is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dundee to Kirkliston is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dundee station to Kirkliston station. However, there are services departing from Seagate Bus Station and arriving at Kirkliston, Station Road via West End, Shandwick Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 22m.

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The distance between Dundee and Kirkliston is 39 miles. The road distance is 50.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Dundee to Kirkliston without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 11m and costs £13 - £130.

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It takes approximately 2h 11m to get from Dundee to Kirkliston, including transfers.

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Dundee to Kirkliston bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Seagate Bus Station.

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Dundee to Kirkliston bus services, operated by First Scotland East, arrive at Kirkliston, Station Road.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dundee to Kirkliston is 50 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Dundee to Kirkliston.

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There are 836+ hotels available in Kirkliston. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Dundee to Kirkliston.
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  • Distance: 39.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 11m

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

You can take a bus from Dundee to Kirkliston via West End, Queensferry Street and West End, Shandwick Place in around 2h 22m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
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
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
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Station to Kirkliston, Almondside
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Kirkliston, Station Road
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £14
Website
Megabus UK
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Dundee to Kirkliston
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
£90 - £110
Tele Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 825 825
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450 450
Dundee City Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 204 060
Dundee 50 50 50
Phone
+44 1382 50 50 50

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