There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Montrose
  2. Take the bus from Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy to Dunnottar Junction X7 / ...

$41 - $48

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Bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M9
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunnottar Junction X7

$35 - $43

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Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle 131.1 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Dunnottar Castle. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Dunnottar Junction via Broxden, Park and Ride and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Dunnottar Castle is 109 miles. The road distance is 131.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 58 min and costs £30 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dunnottar Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle is 131 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle.

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There are 306+ hotels available in Dunnottar Castle. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle.
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  • Distance: 109.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Dunnottar Castle, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Dunnottar Castle via Broxden, Park and Ride, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, Seagate Bus Station, and Dunnottar Junction in around 4 h 28 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 Montrose
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy to Dunnottar Junction
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunnottar Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy to Dunnottar Junction
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink

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