Directions from London to Arbroath

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 Virgin Trains East Coast  •  6 h 3 min

$70 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 21 min

  1. National Express

$43 - $53

9 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  8 h 25 min

$168 - $305

Drive  •  8 h 10 min

  1. 490.3 miles

$100 - $160

Fly London Heathrow to Aberdeen, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. LHR - ABZ

$85 - $306

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. LCY - EDI

$84 - $296

Fly London City to Aberdeen, train  •  5 h

  1. LCY - ABZ

$87 - $284

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. LHR - EDI

$92 - $318

Fly London Stansted to Dundee, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. STN - DND

$123 - $343

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. LGW - EDI

$76 - $247

Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. LTN - EDI

$66 - $234

What companies run services between London, England and Arbroath, Scotland?

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from London to Arbroath 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 6 h 3 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Arbroath twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 10 h 25 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London City to Aberdeen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
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 London City to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London City to Aberdeen via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
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, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Aberdeen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Aberdeen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from London City to Aberdeen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London Stansted to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Aberdeen via Stavanger
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
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
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$70 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $200
Train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Haymarket to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$18 - $28
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$20 - $29
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $220
Off-Peak Single
$160 - $240
Train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Haymarket to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $21
Train from Haymarket to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $28
Train from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Haymarket to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dundee to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators

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.

Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Arbroath is 585 km. The road distance is 784 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Arbroath is to bus which costs £30 - £40 and takes 11 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Arbroath is to fly and train which takes 4 h 30 min and costs £90 - £260.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Arbroath. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Arbroath. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Arbroath Railway Station via Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 21 min.

The train from London Kings Cross to Arbroath takes 6 h 3 min including transfers and departs three times a day.