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

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Line 99 bus, train, bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the line 99 bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall to Dundee City Centre, station N99 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Montrose
  3. Take the bus from Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy to Dunnottar Junction X7 / ...

$17 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, Seagate 92C / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunnottar Junction X7

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Line 99 bus, train  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the line 99 bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall to Dundee City Centre, station N99 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Stonehaven

$22 - $71

Bus, train  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, station 99D / ...
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Montrose
  3. Take the bus from Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy to Dunnottar Junction X7 / ...

$18 - $66

Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle 64.2 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 3h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Madras College and arriving at Dunnottar Junction via Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 38m.

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The distance between St Andrews and Dunnottar Castle is 48 miles. The road distance is 64.2 miles.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle without a car is to line 99 bus and train and bus which takes 2h 33m and costs £13 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle, including transfers.

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St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle bus services, operated by Moffat + Williamson, depart from St Andrews, Madras College station.

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St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dunnottar Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle.

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There are 321+ hotels available in Dunnottar Castle. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle.
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  • Distance: 48.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 33m

What companies run services between St Andrews, Fife, Scotland and Dunnottar Castle, Scotland?

You can take a bus from St Andrews to Dunnottar Castle via Dundee City Centre, Seagate, Seagate Bus Station, and Dunnottar Junction in around 3h 38m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Montrose
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Dundee to Stonehaven
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $21
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Montrose
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Dundee to Stonehaven
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$29 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Montrose
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Dundee to Stonehaven
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall to Dundee City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy to Dunnottar Junction
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunnottar Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Stagecoach North Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy to Dunnottar Junction
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Stagecoach North Scotland
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
53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
32m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nxbus.co.uk

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