There are 4 ways to get from Elgin to Dundee by train, night train 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.

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Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Elgin to Dundee

$40 - $55

Cheapest option

Train via Aberdeen  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Elgin to Aberdeen
  2. Take the train from Aberdeen to Dundee

$30 - $61

2 alternative options

Night train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the night train from Elgin to Dundee

$40 - $55

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Elgin to Dundee 131.1 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Elgin to Dundee is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Elgin to Dundee is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Elgin and Dundee is 83 miles. The road distance is 131.1 miles.

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The train from Elgin to Dundee takes 2 h 53 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Elgin and arriving at Dundee. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Elgin, Scotland and Dundee, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Elgin to Dundee once a week. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Elgin to Dundee
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Train from Elgin to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $27
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $24

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