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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to St Andrews by train, bus or car

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Train, line 99 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  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 / ...

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station X24

Bus via Glenrothes, Bus Station  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station X24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to St Andrews, Madras College 64

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to St Andrews 73.7 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to St Andrews is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to St Andrews is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at St Andrews, Bus Station station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and St Andrews is 65 miles. The road distance is 73.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to St Andrews without a car is to train and line 99 bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Glasgow to St Andrews, including transfers.

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Glasgow to St Andrews bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow 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 to St Andrews is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Glasgow to St Andrews.

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There are 376+ hotels available in St Andrews. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 65.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and St Andrews, Fife, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow to St Andrews every 2 hours, and the journey takes 2 h 36 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 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk

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