Edinburgh to Carnoustie by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 19m
  • Distance
    68 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 33m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Edinburgh to Carnoustie by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Carnoustie take around 1 hour and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 68 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Carnoustie.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Carnoustie?

Direct trains from Edinburgh to Carnoustie have been found.

We usually find around 20 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Carnoustie every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 31 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Carnoustie?

The Edinburgh to Carnoustie train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Edinburgh to Carnoustie train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Carnoustie is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:30 and the last train is around 19:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 05:30, and the last at 19:30.

When to book Edinburgh to Carnoustie train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Edinburgh to Carnoustie by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Carnoustie?

More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Carnoustie, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Carnoustie to Edinburgh by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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