St Andrews Travel Tips

Travel Tips

From Edinburgh And The South To St Andrews

Travel north on the M90 over the Forth Bridge.

Leave the Motorway at Junction 3 and follow the A92 to its junction with the A914 north of Glenrothes.

Take the A914 to the next roundabout, turn right and continue on the A91 through Cupar to St Andrews.

From Aberdeen, Inverness And The North To St Andrews

From Aberdeen take the A90 to Dundee, then travel south over the Tay Road Bridge (A92) – then at the second roundabout take the A919 to Guardsbridge and join the A91 to St Andrews.

From Inverness take the A9 to Perth then the A90 to Dundee, then over the Tay Road Bridge and follow the directions as above.

Driving Times To St Andrews

From To Time Kilometres Time
London Glasgow 406 miles 650 km 6hrs
London Edinburgh 412 miles 659 km 7hrs
Glasgow St Andrews 90 miles 150km 2hrs
Edinburgh St Andrews 55 miles 80km 1.5 hrs
Aberdeen St Andrews 120 miles 192 km 2hrs
Inverness St Andrews 145 miles 240 km 3 hrs
Perth St Andrews 30 miles 50km 1 hour

Nearest railway station – Leuchars (3 miles – with taxi link to St Andrews) – regular daily services from Edinburgh and Dundee

Nearest airport is Edinburgh – 55 miles.

The Home of Golf

You owe it to yourself to experience, at least once in your lifetime, the commonly accepted birthplace of golf – St. Andrews. St Andrews Golf Links has six beautiful courses.

Where To Stay

St Andrews has a range of quality accommodation, from hotels to guest houses. Here we recommend accommodation for you to book in order to fully enjoy your stay in Fife.

What makes St Andrews & Fife great?

About St Andrews has visitor information for accommodation in St Andrews, things to do when visiting and enjoying the spectacular selection of world famous golf courses in Fife, Scotland.


Education At St Andrews University

St Andrews is Scotland’s 1st University and the 3rd oldest in the UK, upholding academic excellence.

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Exciting Outdoor Activities

A wide range of activities in St Andrews keep adults & children occupied and content.


Fantastic Accommodation

St Andrews has a range of quality accommodation, from hotels, guest houses and self catering.

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