There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Golf Street

$20 - $26

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Train via Dundee  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dundee

$20 - $66

3 alternative options

Bus, line 73 bus  •  2 h 28 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 73 bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Links Avenue (Dundee Street) 73 / ...

$24 - $31

Night train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Carnoustie

$20 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links 66.1 miles

$14 - $21

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links. However, there are services departing from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) and arriving at Carnoustie, Links Avenue (Dundee Street) via Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Golf Street. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Carnoustie Golf Links is 42 miles. The road distance is 66.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs .

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The train from Edinburgh to Golf Street takes 1 h 46 min including transfers and departs six times a week.

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Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) station.

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Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 73 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 28 min.

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Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Carnoustie, Links Avenue (Dundee Street) station.

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Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Golf Street station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links.
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  • Distance: 42.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Carnoustie Golf Links, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links 6 times a week. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer, and Carnoustie, Links Avenue (Dundee Street) in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Golf Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $26
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$19 - $28
Night train from Edinburgh to Carnoustie
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
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
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uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Links Avenue (Dundee Street)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Edinburgh to Carnoustie Golf Links.

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There are 245+ hotels available in Carnoustie Golf Links. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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