There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath by train, tram, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Arbroath

$24 - $30

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Tram, train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Arbroath

$22 - $76

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Line 747 bus, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Kingdom Services 747
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M92 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Arbroath, Bus Station X7 / ...

$34 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath 70.8 miles

$15 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Arbroath 70.8 miles

$250 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Arbroath, Bus Station via Halbeath, Park & Ride and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Arbroath is 52 miles. The road distance is 70.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs £18 - £23.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs £18 - £23. Alternatively, you can line 747 bus and bus, which costs £25 - £30 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Arbroath, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath.
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  • Distance: 52.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Arbroath, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath once a week. Tickets cost $21 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Arbroath via Halbeath, Kingdom Services, Halbeath, Park & Ride, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Seagate Bus Station in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $26
Train from Haymarket to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $28
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
LNER
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Kingdom Services
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Arbroath, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Arbroath
Estimated price
$250 - $350

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