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There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dundee

£7 - £130

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the rideshare from Edinburgh to Dundee 56.3 miles

£6

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Dundee City Centre, Science Centre E2

Bus via Seagate Bus Station  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Seagate Bus Station M92

£8 - £14

Bus via West End, Queensferry Street  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Dundee City Centre, West Marketgait X54 / ...

£11 - £16

Drive  •  1h 6m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts 55.6 miles

£8 - £13

Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts by train and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Dundee Contemporary Arts is around 1h 20m and covers a distance of around 59 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 4m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service, LNER and CrossCountry. Typically 221 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 20m
Fastest journey time:
1h 4m
Services per week:
221
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:30
Last service departs at:
23:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts train and walk schedules

Edinburgh → Dundee Contemporary Arts
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts is to rideshare which costs £6 and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 6m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square and arriving at Dundee City Centre, Science Centre. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Dundee. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Dundee Contemporary Arts is 36 miles. The road distance is 55.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts without a car is to train which takes 1h 29m and costs £7 - £130.

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The train from Edinburgh to Dundee takes 1h 21m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Edinburgh, Bus Station.

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Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts is to train which takes 1h 29m and costs £7 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts.
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  • Distance: 36.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 29m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Dundee Contemporary Arts, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Edinburgh to Dundee hourly. Tickets cost £12 - £40 and the journey takes 1h 21m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Ember operates a bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Dundee City Centre, Science Centre every 3 hours, and the journey takes 1h 44m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £40
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £90
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £90
Bus operators
Ember
Phone
+44 131 510 4007
Email
ride@ember.to
Website
ember.to
Bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Dundee City Centre, Science Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
ember.to
Megabus UK
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Dundee City Centre, West Marketgait
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Seagate Bus Station.

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Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Dundee station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1h 6m to drive from Edinburgh to Dundee Contemporary Arts.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Edinburgh and Dundee Contemporary Arts. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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