There are 11 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to St Andrews by plane, train, bus, subway 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

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar

$64 - $228

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Bus to London Gatwick, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to London Gatwick Airport South
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar

$69 - $169

Train, Tube to London City, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  4. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar
  5. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to St Andrews, Bus Station

$110 - $283

Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dundee

$103 - $278

Bus to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar

$65 - $172

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminal 5 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  4. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar
  5. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to St Andrews, Bus Station

$91 - $203

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar

$152 - $343

Train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Cupar

$76 - $157

Bus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Dundee, Scotland National Express

$146 - $189

Bus, train  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 6) to St Andrews, Bus Station X59

$125 - $194

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to St Andrews 450 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to St Andrews is to bus and fly and train which costs £50 - £140 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to St Andrews is to fly and train which costs £50 - £180 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and St Andrews is 351 miles. The road distance is 450 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to St Andrews, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 3 min and costs £2 - £4.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 351.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and St Andrews, Scotland?

You can take a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to St Andrews via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, Edinburgh, Cupar, and Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) in around 8 h 13 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to St Andrews once daily. Tickets cost $140 - $180 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $15
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $30
Train from Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to London Gatwick Airport South
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Dundee, Scotland
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 6) to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to St Andrews, Alexandra Place
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bay-travel.co.uk

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Trips from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station