There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 747 bus, bus  •  2 h 5 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 St Andrews, Bus Station X24

$9 - $15

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar
  2. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to St Andrews, Bus Station X24 / ...

$17 - $24

Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to St Andrews, Bus Station X59

$10 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews 50.6 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to St Andrews 50.6 miles

$190 - $260

Uber  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews 50.6 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews is to line 747 bus and bus which costs £7 - £12 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and St Andrews is 35 miles. The road distance is 50.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at St Andrews, Bus Station via Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 34.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews via Halbeath, Kingdom Services and Halbeath, Park & Ride in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Kingdom Services
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to St Andrews, Alexandra Place
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bay-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to St Andrews
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$80 - $120
UberX
$80 - $120
uberXL
$120 - $180
Exec
$130 - $180
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to St Andrews
Estimated price
$190 - $260

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