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There are 5 ways to get from Forfar to Carnoustie by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 81 bus  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Carnoustie, Queen Street 81

Cheapest option

Line 20 bus, line 73 bus  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer 20 / ...
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Queen Street 73 / ...

$5 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 20 bus, train  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Murraygate 20 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Carnoustie

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  22m

  1. Take a taxi from Forfar to Carnoustie 13.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Forfar to Carnoustie 13.7 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Forfar to Carnoustie is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Forfar to Carnoustie is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Forfar, Council Offices and arriving at Carnoustie, Queen Street. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 1m.

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The distance between Forfar and Carnoustie is 12 miles. The road distance is 13.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Forfar to Carnoustie without a car is to line 81 bus which takes 1h 1m and costs .

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The line 81 bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Carnoustie, Queen Street takes 1h 1m including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Forfar to Carnoustie bus services, operated by Wishart, depart from Forfar, Council Offices station.

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Forfar to Carnoustie bus services, operated by Wishart, arrive at Carnoustie, Queen Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forfar to Carnoustie is 14 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Forfar to Carnoustie.

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There are 239+ hotels available in Carnoustie. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 1h 1m

What companies run services between Forfar, Scotland and Carnoustie, Scotland?

Wishart operates a bus from Forfar to Carnoustie 5 times a week, and the journey takes 1h 1m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Carnoustie
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Wishart
Phone
01241 828747
Email
info@wishartscoaches.com
Website
wishartscoaches.com
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Wishart
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Murraygate
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Forfar to Carnoustie
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$40 - $55
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450

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