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There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, line 99 bus  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dundee
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street to St Andrews, Bus Station 99 / ...

$35 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to St Andrews, Bus Station X24

$18 - $26

4 alternative options

Train  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Cupar

$35 - $52

Bus via Glenrothes, Bus Station  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Glenrothes, Bus Station X24
  2. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to St Andrews, Madras College 64

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews 83 miles

$17 - $26

Towncar  •  1h 39m

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to St Andrews 83 miles

$230 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building and arriving at St Andrews, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 26m.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and St Andrews is 71 miles. The road distance is 83 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews without a car is to train and line 99 bus which takes 3h 7m and costs £27 - £35.

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It takes approximately 3h 7m to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews, including transfers.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews is to bus which takes 3h 26m and costs £14 - £20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £27 - £45 and takes 3h 40m.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at St Andrews, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 71.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and St Andrews, Fife, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 3h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to St Andrews via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane, Glasgow Queen Street, Haymarket, Cupar, and Cupar, Tesco Supermarket in around 3h 40m.

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
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Train from Haymarket to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to St Andrews, Madras College
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to St Andrews
Estimated price
$230 - $330

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