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There are 6 ways to get from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Dundee to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Perth to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Train

  1. Take the train from Perth to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Millburn, Morrisons
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Dundee to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Drive

  1. Drive from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle

Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle by bus and walk

The journey time between Saint Andrews and Dunrobin Castle is around 5h 40m and covers a distance of around 197 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 56m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 8m. Operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, Megabus UK and Stagecoach Highlands, the Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle service departs from St Andrews, Bus Station and arrives in Dunrobin Castle. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 44m
Layover time:
1h 56m
Total time:
5h 40m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 8m
Journey distance:
197 miles
Services per week:
10
Cheapest price:
£24
Carbon emissions:
39 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:50
Last service departs at:
14:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle bus and walk schedules

Saint Andrews → Dunrobin Castle
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dunrobin Castle is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle is to bus which costs £23 - £40 and takes 6h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Andrews station to Dunrobin Castle station. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Bus Station and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station via Dundee City Centre, station, Dundee and Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 2m.

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It is 122 miles from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle. It is approximately 191 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to bus which takes 6h 2m and costs £23 - £40.

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It takes approximately 6h 2m to get from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle, including transfers.

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Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Dundee station.

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The best way to get from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle is to bus which takes 6h 2m and costs £23 - £40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £40 - £190 and takes 8h 15m.

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Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Golspie, Dunrobin Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle is 191 miles. It takes approximately 3h 42m to drive from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle.

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Map of how to get from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle.
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  • Distance: 122 miles
  • Duration: 6h 2m

What companies run services between Saint Andrews, Fife, Scotland and Dunrobin Castle, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle via Dundee City Centre, station, Dundee, Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2, and Golspie, Dunrobin Station in around 6h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint Andrews to Dunrobin Castle via Dundee City Centre, station, Dundee, Perth, Inverness, and Dunrobin Castle in around 8h 15m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£24 - £75
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £75
Train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£15 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Millburn, Morrisons
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee

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