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There are 3 ways to get from Leith to St Andrews by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Cupar
  2. Take the bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to St Andrews, Bus Station X59 / ...

Cheapest option

Uber  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leith to St Andrews 53.1 miles

$85 - $120

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Leith to St Andrews 53.1 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Leith to St Andrews is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leith to St Andrews is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Leith and St Andrews is 29 miles. The road distance is 53.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Leith to St Andrews without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Leith to St Andrews, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leith to St Andrews is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Leith to St Andrews.

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There are 376+ hotels available in St Andrews. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leith to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 29.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

There is no direct connection from Leith to St Andrews. However, you can take the line 22 bus to Edinburgh, Princes Street, take the walk to Edinburgh, take the train to Cupar, take the walk to Cupar, Tesco Supermarket, then take the bus to St Andrews, Bus Station. Alternatively, you can take the drive to St Andrews.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station to St Andrews, Alexandra Place
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
bay-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leith to St Andrews
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$85 - $120
UberX
$85 - $120
uberXL
$130 - $190
Exec
$140 - $190

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