There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir by train, bus or car

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

Train, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Dundee
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Kirriemuir, High Street (Age Concern) 20

$26 - $71

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Kirriemuir, High Street (Age Concern) 20

$28 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir 73.7 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 30 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 30 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir. However, there are services departing from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) and arriving at Kirriemuir, High Street (Age Concern) via Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

More details

The distance between Edinburgh and Kirriemuir is 51 miles. The road distance is 73.7 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 55 min and costs £19 - £55.

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

Edinburgh to Kirriemuir bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirriemuir, High Street (Age Concern) station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Kirriemuir is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir.

Get driving directions

There are 220+ hotels available in Kirriemuir. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 50.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Kirriemuir, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Kirriemuir via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Seagate Bus Station in around 3 h.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Kirriemuir, High Street (Age Concern)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (opp 53-60 opp M&S) to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Kirriemuir, High Street (Age Concern)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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.