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

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Line 116 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 116 bus from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland to Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy 116

$9

4 alternative options

Line 21 bus, bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland to Brechin, Northern Hotel 21 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brechin, Mackie Motors to Montrose, Upper Hall Street 30A / ...

$11

Line 27 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland to Arbroath Railway Station 27 / ...

$12 - $52

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forfar to Montrose 19.7 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Forfar to Montrose 19.7 miles

$4 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland and arriving at Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy. Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Forfar and Montrose is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Forfar to Montrose without a car is to line 116 bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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The line 116 bus from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland to Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy takes 50 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Forfar to Montrose bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland station.

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Forfar to Montrose bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forfar to Montrose is 20 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Forfar to Montrose.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Montrose. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Forfar to Montrose once a week. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 50 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland to Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland to Brechin, Northern Hotel
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brechin, Mackie Motors to Montrose, Upper Hall Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland to Arbroath Railway Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
MW Nicoll
Phone
01561 377262
Email
mwnicollcoaches@btconnect.com
Website
nicoll-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Brechin, Mackie Motors to Montrose, Upper Hall Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
nicoll-coaches.co.uk
Smith & Sons
Phone
01828 626262
Email
info@smithandsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
smithandsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Brechin, Mackie Motors to Montrose, Upper Hall Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
smithandsonscoaches.co.uk
Wishart
Phone
01241 828747
Email
info@wishartscoaches.com
Website
wishartscoaches.com
Bus from Brechin, Mackie Motors to Montrose, Upper Hall Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Wishart
Other operators
Taxi from Forfar to Montrose
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727

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