St Andrews Coastline

Looking across the sand dunes

the 7th - kingsbarns

The Old Course 18th Hole

Getting to St Andrews

Closest Airports

Edinburgh (52 miles)
Glasgow (90 miles)
Glasgow Prestwick (113 miles)
Aberdeen (84 miles)
Dundee Airport (15 miles)

Airlink / Airdirect747 Bus
From Edinburgh Airport take the Airlink No 100 bus (every 10 minutes, less frequently throughout the night) to the centre of Edinburgh (Haymarket or Waverely Stations) and then by rail to Leuchars (Pronounced ‘Lookers’) then bus/taxi to St Andrews.




Catch the Airdirect 747 to Rosyth Ferrytoll and travel onward by bus X59 to St Andrews town centre.


Golf City Taxiswww.golfcitytaxis.com01334 477788
Bassagard 01334 474187

Car Hire
Car hire is available from the usual major car hire companies at these airports as well as in the city centres.


Getting to St Andrews by Bus
Stagecoach offer a number of services to and from St Andrews from all major Scottish cities. For more details see

Timetables for local bus services within St Andrews for travel to and from Leuchars railway station as well as coastal and outlying rural areas also available here.


Getting to St Andrews by Car


Getting to St Andrews by Rail
Leuchars is the nearest railway station to St Andrews (6miles). It is on the main line from London King’s Cross via Edinburgh, or from Aberdeen via Dundee.

Train timetables, journey planners and online ticket sales are available at:

From the Railway Station

From Leuchars, St Andrews may be reached by car, taxi or bus (3 or more buses per hour by day Monday-Saturday and less frequently in the evening & sundays – see bus timetables for details.

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