There are 6 ways to get from St Andrews to Durham by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, train via Edinburgh  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station X59 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Durham

$46 - $119

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall (Gibson Place) to Edinburgh, Bus Station X59
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express

$36 - $80

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Durham

$45 - $160

Bus, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Cupar, Tesco Supermarket 64 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cupar to Durham

$86 - $136

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Durham 178.9 miles

$35 - $60

Bus, train, fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Abbotsford Crescent to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Aberdeen
  3. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Newcastle (NCL) ABZ - NCL

$146 - $440

Questions & Answers

The distance between St Andrews and Durham is 119 miles. The road distance is 178.9 miles.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Durham without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from St Andrews to Durham, including transfers.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Durham is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to Durham is 179 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from St Andrews to Durham.

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Flybe offers flights from Aberdeen Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 539+ hotels available in Durham. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Andrews to Durham.
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  • Distance: 118.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between St Andrews, Fife, Scotland and Durham, England?

You can take a train from St Andrews to Durham via Cupar, Tesco Supermarket, Cupar, and Edinburgh in around 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Andrews to Durham via Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard, and Newcastle in around 6 h 7 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cupar to Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $120
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $27
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall (Gibson Place) to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Abbotsford Crescent to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Cupar, Tesco Supermarket
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from St Andrews, Abbotsford Crescent to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bay-travel.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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