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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dundee
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland 20 / ...

£12 - £132

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Bus, line 20 bus  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Seagate Bus Station M92
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland 20 / ...

£12 - £19

Bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station X61 / ...

£15 - £22

Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland 69 miles

£10 - £16

Edinburgh → Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland is to drive. Taking this option will cost £10 - £16 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arriving at Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland via Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland is 50 miles. The road distance is 69 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 29m and costs £11 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Edinburgh, Bus Station.

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Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 49.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland via Seagate Bus Station in around 2h 38m.

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
4 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
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Megabus UK

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