There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar by bus, train, car or towncar

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Line 747 bus, bus, line 20 bus  •  2 h 42 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 line 20 bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$30 - $39

Cheapest option

Train, line 20 bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Dundee
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$27 - $78

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar 67.5 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Forfar 67.5 miles

$240 - $330

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Forfar, The Cross via Halbeath, Park & Ride and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Forfar is 52 miles. The road distance is 67.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar without a car is to line 747 bus and bus and line 20 bus which takes 2 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar, including transfers.

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

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Forfar, The Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar.

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There are 221+ hotels available in Forfar. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar.
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  • Distance: 51.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar via Halbeath, Kingdom Services, Halbeath, Park & Ride, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Seagate Bus Station in around 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
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 Halbeath, Park & Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, The Cross
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Forfar
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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