There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose by tram, 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

Tram, train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Montrose

$24 - $81

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Montrose

$27 - $34

Line 747 bus, bus  •  3 h 21 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 bus from Seagate Bus Station to Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy X7

$33 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

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

$19 - $28

Towncar  •  1 h 44 min

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

$290 - $410

Questions & Answers

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 3 h 21 min.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose without a car is to tram and train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 747 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 21 min.

Mode details

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

More details

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

Get driving directions

There are 102+ hotels available in Montrose. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 63.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose once a week. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Montrose via Halbeath, Kingdom Services, Halbeath, Park & Ride, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Seagate Bus Station in around 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Montrose
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 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
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
LNER
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 Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Montrose
Estimated price
$290 - $410

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.