There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar by train, bus, 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

Train, line 20 bus  •  3 h 4 min

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

$22 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 747 bus, bus, line 20 bus  •  3 h 9 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 20 bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$15 - $34

4 alternative options

Line 747 bus, train, line 20 bus  •  3 h 5 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 20 bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$21 - $72

Bus, line 20 bus  •  3 h 34 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 20 bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$24 - $37

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 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 18 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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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forfar, including transfers.

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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 3 h 9 min.

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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 3 h 9 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
$16 - $21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $21
Train from Inverkeithing to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverkeithing to Dundee
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, The Cross
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Kingdom Services
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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 Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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
$17 - $22
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
$18 - $25
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Forfar
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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