Unless you are an invited speaker, you are responsible for sourcing, booking, and paying for your own travel.

Getting to St Andrews by rail

The nearest rail station is Leuchars, which is situated roughly 6 miles outside of St Andrews.

Tickets can be bought in advance online using any of the rail company websites (recommended) or on the day at the station.  Leuchars is on the east coast main line.

Train time schedules and booking services are available at:

From Leuchars, St Andrews may be reached by bus (approximately every 10 minutes – 99 or 96), car, or taxi.  A rail ticket including a bus journey to St Andrews can be purchased via Scotrail, saving you around £5.

Getting to St Andrews by air

The closest airport to St Andrews which offers plenty of connections both nationally and internationally is Edinburgh (48 miles).

From Edinburgh Airport you can proceed by Airlink bus to the centre of Edinburgh (Haymarket or Waverley Stations) and then by rail to Leuchars.

Car hire is available from the major firms at these airports and in the city centres.






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