There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie by bus, train, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Line 747 bus, bus, line 73 bus  •  3 h 1 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 X26 / ...
  3. Take the line 73 bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Queen Street 73 / ...

$13 - $32

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Dundee

$20 - $28

Line 747 bus, train, line 73 bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Inverkeithing, Railway Station Turning Circle 747
  2. Take the train from Inverkeithing to Dundee
  3. Take the line 73 bus from Dundee City Centre, High Street to Carnoustie, Queen Street 73 / ...

$20 - $65

Bus, line 73 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M92 / ...
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Queen Street 73 / ...

$22 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie 64.6 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Carnoustie 64.6 miles

$220 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Carnoustie is 46 miles. The road distance is 64.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Carnoustie, Queen Street via Halbeath, Park & Ride and Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie.
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  • Distance: 46.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie via Halbeath, Kingdom Services, Halbeath, Park & Ride, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer in around 3 h 1 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
Train from Inverkeithing to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverkeithing to Dundee
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$14 - $22
1st Class
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Kingdom Services
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Inverkeithing, Railway Station Turning Circle
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, High Street to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Carnoustie
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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