Travel

The StAnza 2004 Poetry Boat arrives at St Andrews Harbour

StAnza 2021 will take place mostly online and we do not expect anyone to travel to St Andrews for this festival. Please join us online in March 2021, and we will hope to be able to welcome you back to St Andrews for our 2022 festival.

For 2022 StAnza recommends:

St Andrews Shuttle
www.standrewsshuttle.com
Tel: 01334 845 124; 07902 488770
Email: info@standrewsshuttle.com
Arrangements can be made to collect you from any Scottish airport or from Leuchars Station, the nearest station to St Andrews

Travelling to St Andrews by train

For St Andrews, alight at LEUCHARS railway station. Buses run directly from the station into town; they depart around every 8 minutes and the journey takes appromimately 10 minutes.

Direct from LONDON, YORK, NEWCASTLE LNER

Direct from BIRMINGHAM CrossCountry

From ABERDEEN, DUNDEE, EDINBURGH, GLASGOW, PERTH, INVERNESS ScotRail

For all train enquiries: National Rail Enquiries
Tel: 03457 48 49 50

 

Travelling to St Andrews by bus

Traveline Scotland
Tel: 0871 200 22 33

 

Stagecoach

Travelling to St Andrews from N.I. and R.O.I.

FERRIES from LARNE to CAIRNRYAN
www.poferries.com
www.ferrysavers.co.uk

FERRIES from BELFAST to CAIRNRYAN
www.stenaline.co.uk

Travel onwards by bus to AYR or GLASGOW, and then travel by rail to LEUCHARS via EDINBURGH (ScotRail). Further information here, if you scroll down.

By AEROPLANE from DUBLIN to EDINBURGH
www.aerlingus.com
www.ryanair.com

By AEROPLANE from BELFAST to EDINBURGH
www.flybe.com
www.easyjet.com

Travelling to St Andrews from Edinburgh airport

Transfers: catch the Jet 747 bus service.
This leaves from outside Edinburgh International Arrivals, operating transfers to the north. Leave the bus at Inverkeithing Station and take the train to Leuchars (ScotRail). There may also be the option of travelling by tram (Edinburgh Trams) from the airport to Edinburgh Gateway tram/railway station and then transferring to a train to Leuchars.

Travelling to St Andrews from North America

United Airlines offer non-stop flights to Edinburgh from New York Newark (EWR), and Delta Airlines offer non-stop flights to Edinburgh from New York JFK. A non-stop flight from the United States to Edinburgh is usually around 6 or 7 hours in duration. Almost all major airlines offer connecting service to Edinburgh from the USA and Canda, for flight information search here.

Edinburgh Airport
The airport code for Edinburgh Airport is EDI. For additional airport information, visit www.edinburghairport.com.