There are 13 ways to get from London to Old Course at St Andrews by train, bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 6) to St Andrews, Grannie Clark's Wynd (Gibson Place) X59

$78 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Dundee, Scotland National Express

$44 - $51

11 alternative options

Train LNER  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Kirkcaldy

$73 - $141

Train via Preston  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Haymarket
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Cupar

$207 - $413

Bus Megabus UK  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 6) to St Andrews, Grannie Clark's Wynd (Gibson Place) X59

$59 - $95

Drive  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Drive from London to Old Course at St Andrews 452.9 miles

$95 - $140

Fly London Stansted to Dundee, line 99 bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Dundee (DND) STN - DND
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station

$123 - $303

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h

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

$83 - $239

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 58 min

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

$90 - $260

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 12 min

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

$74 - $188

Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, train, bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar
  3. Take the bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to St Andrews, Grannie Clark's Wynd (Gibson Place)

$62 - $158

Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar

$71 - $177

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 56 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

$126 - $299

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Old Course at St Andrews is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 11 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Old Course at St Andrews is to fly and line 99 bus which costs £95 - £240 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between London and Old Course at St Andrews is 353 miles. The road distance is 452.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from London to Old Course at St Andrews, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Old Course at St Andrews. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Station and arriving at St Andrews, Grannie Clark's Wynd (Gibson Place) via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 6). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Old Course at St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 353.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

What companies run services between London, England and Old Course at St Andrews, Scotland?

LNER operates a train from London to Old Course at St Andrews 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Old Course at St Andrews via Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 6), and St Andrews, Grannie Clark's Wynd (Gibson Place) in around 10 h 57 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
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 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 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 Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
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 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 London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $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 Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$55 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from London Kings Cross to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Preston
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $190
Train from Preston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 6) to St Andrews, Grannie Clark's Wynd (Gibson Place)
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to St Andrews, Grannie Clark's Wynd (Gibson Place)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to St Andrews, Grannie Clark's Wynd (Gibson Place)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bay-travel.co.uk

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