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

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Recommended option

Train via Haymarket Station  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Montrose

$22 - $81

Cheapest option

Line 747 bus, bus  •  4h 30m

  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 X54 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy X7

$20 - $38

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Montrose

$27 - $34

Drive  •  1h 44m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose 89 miles

$19 - $28

Towncar  •  1h 44m

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Montrose 89 miles

$290 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy via Halbeath, Park & Ride and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Montrose is 63 miles. The road distance is 89 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose without a car is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs £16 - £65.

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

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose 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 Montrose is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs £16 - £65. Alternatively, you can line 747 bus and bus, which costs £15 - £30 and takes 4h 30m.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1h 44m to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose.
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  • Distance: 63.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 1h 35m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose via Halbeath, Kingdom Services, Halbeath, Park & Ride, and Seagate Bus Station in around 4h 30m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Montrose
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Montrose
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Kingdom Services
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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
57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
Megabus UK
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Montrose
Estimated price
$290 - $410

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