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There are 5 ways to get from St Andrews to Aviemore by bus, train or car

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Line 94 bus, train  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the line 94 bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Ladybank, Railway Station 94 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ladybank to Aviemore

$34 - $47

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Train  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Perth to Aviemore

$20 - $54

3 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Kinross, Park and Ride 23
  2. Take the bus from Kinross, Park and Ride to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel M90 / ...

$27 - $39

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel 267

Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Aviemore 116.1 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from St Andrews to Aviemore is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from St Andrews to Aviemore is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Andrews station to Aviemore. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Bus Station and arriving at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel via Kinross, Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 6m.

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The distance between St Andrews and Aviemore is 71 miles. The road distance is 116.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Aviemore without a car is to line 94 bus and train which takes 3h 55m and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from St Andrews to Aviemore, including transfers.

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St Andrews to Aviemore bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at St Andrews, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Aviemore is to train which takes 4h and costs £15 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £30 and takes 4h 6m.

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St Andrews to Aviemore bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to Aviemore is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from St Andrews to Aviemore.

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  • Distance: 71 miles
  • Duration: 3h 55m

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

ScotRail operates a train from St Andrews to Aviemore every 3 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $28 and the journey takes 1h 36m. LNER also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Andrews to Aviemore via Kinross, Park and Ride in around 4h 6m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ladybank to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $28
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Ladybank, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Kinross, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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