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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Aviemore

$21 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, Seagate 92C / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel M90 / ...

$31 - $51

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, Seagate 92C / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel 228 / ...

$41

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Aviemore 116.1 miles

$24 - $40

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

ScotRail operates a train from St Andrews to Aviemore every 3 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Andrews to Aviemore via Dundee City Centre, Seagate, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Broxden, Park and Ride in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $29
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, Seagate
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Xplore Dundee
Phone
01382 201121
Email
travelcare@nationalexpress.com
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
nxbus.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Andrews and Aviemore is 114 km. The road distance is 186 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Andrews to Aviemore is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from St Andrews to Aviemore is to drive which takes 2 h 11 min and costs £18 - £27.

No, there is no direct bus from St Andrews to Aviemore. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Madras College and arriving at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Broxden, Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from St Andrews to Aviemore, including transfers.