There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Forfar by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 20 bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dundee
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$36 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Dunfermline, Bus Station X24
  2. Take the bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station X26

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, line 20 bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M9
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross 20 / ...

$24 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Forfar 103 miles

$22 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Forfar 103 miles

$270 - $380

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Forfar is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Forfar is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Forfar is 81 miles. The road distance is 103 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Forfar, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Forfar. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Forfar, The Cross via Buchanan Bus Station, Broxden, Park and Ride and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Forfar, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Forfar via Buchanan Bus Station, Broxden, Park and Ride, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Seagate Bus Station in around 4 h 29 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Forum Centre to Forfar, The Cross
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Forfar, The Cross
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Forfar
Estimated price
$270 - $380

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