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There are 12 ways to get from St Andrews to London by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train LNER  •  7 h 23 min

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

$60 - $90

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Bus  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundee, Scotland to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$35 - $50

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Train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to London Kings Cross

$73 - $144

Bus, train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  8 h 50 min

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

$230 - $360

Drive  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to London 453.1 miles

$95 - $140

Line 99 bus to Dundee, fly to London Stansted  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall to Dundee City Centre, station
  2. Fly from Dundee (DND) to London Stansted (STN) DND - STN

$118 - $288

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

$77 - $234

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

$85 - $259

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW

$69 - $184

Bus, train to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN

$58 - $154

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$63 - $169

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR

$124 - $309

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The cheapest way to get from St Andrews to London is to bus which costs £29 - £40 and takes 13 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Andrews to London is to line 99 bus and fly which costs £90 - £230 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Andrews to London station. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Madras College and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Dundee, Scotland. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 8 min.

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The distance between St Andrews and London is 353 miles. The road distance is 453.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to London without a car is to bus and train which takes 7 h 23 min and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from St Andrews to London, including transfers.

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St Andrews to London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dundee, Scotland station.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to London is to train which takes 7 h 29 min and costs £55 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £40 and takes 13 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Dundee Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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St Andrews to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from St Andrews to London.
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  • Distance: 353 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from St Andrews to London via Cupar, Railway Station, Cupar, and Haymarket in around 7 h 29 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from St Andrews to London twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Dundee to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Haymarket to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cupar to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Cupar to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
Virgin West Coast Trains
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from St Andrews, John Burnet Hall to Dundee City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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 Dundee, Scotland to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from St Andrews, Abbotsford Crescent to Cupar, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
bay-travel.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to London is 453 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to drive from St Andrews to London.

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Loganair offers flights from Dundee Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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