There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Carnoustie by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Carnoustie

$27 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus, line 73 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Queen Street 73 / ...

$24 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Carnoustie 92.4 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Carnoustie. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Carnoustie, Queen Street via Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Carnoustie. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

More details

The distance between Glasgow and Carnoustie is 74 miles. The road distance is 92.4 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Glasgow to Carnoustie without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs .

More details

The train from Glasgow Queen Street to Carnoustie takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

More details

Glasgow to Carnoustie bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

More details

Glasgow to Carnoustie train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

More details

The best way to get from Glasgow to Carnoustie is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 73 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 32 min.

Mode details

Glasgow to Carnoustie bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Carnoustie, Queen Street station.

More details

Glasgow to Carnoustie train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Carnoustie station.

More details

Map of how to get from Glasgow to Carnoustie.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 74.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Carnoustie every 3 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Carnoustie via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer in around 2 h 32 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 Carnoustie
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Carnoustie is 92 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Glasgow to Carnoustie.

Get driving directions

Book your Glasgow to Carnoustie train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 247+ hotels available in Carnoustie. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

More details