There are 5 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.

Recommended option

Line 747 bus, train, line 73 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance G (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, West Marketgait to Carnoustie, Queen Street 73 / ...

$22 - $71

4 alternative options

Line 747 bus, bus, line 73 bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance G (Airport) to Halbeath, Kingdom Services 747
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M92 / ...
  3. Take the line 73 bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Carnoustie, Queen Street 73 / ...

$26 - $36

Line 747 bus, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance G (Airport) to Halbeath, Kingdom Services 747
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Kingdom Services to Carnoustie, Queen Street 236

$23 - $25

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

$240 - $340

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, and Dundee City Centre, Bus Station in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverkeithing to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance G (Airport) to Inverkeithing, Railway Station Turning Circle
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, West Marketgait to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance G (Airport) to Halbeath, Kingdom Services
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
$18 - $24
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Halbeath, Kingdom Services to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Carnoustie
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie?

The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Carnoustie is 74 km. The road distance is 103 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie is to drive which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £9 - £15.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Carnoustie?

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Stance G (Airport) and arriving at Carnoustie, Queen Street via Halbeath, Park & Ride and Dundee City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie?

It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Carnoustie, including transfers.