Looking for an affordable, reliable and efficient way to travel to/from St Andrews University?

Whether it’s your first time at St Andrews University, or you’re a seasoned study pro (or even just visiting family there!), we can take the stress out of travelling between Edinburgh airport and St Andrews. The price we quote is the price you pay. Warning: you could end up paying less!!

Our friendly team of experienced drivers will get you from A to B safely and seamlessly - and ensure you’ve got plenty of time at the other end to continue your journey. Our reliable service means students usually choose to stick with us from 1st year, right up until graduation.

  • An affordable airport transfer service (for student-friendly budgets!)
  • Easy online booking process
  • Instant booking confirmation
  • Reliable - we’ll always be there when we say we will
  • Door-to-door convenience
  • Just book and turn up - we’ll get you from A to B

We provide a stress-free travel experience when visiting St Andrews - whatever the reason!

There are so many reasons for wanting to visit our beautiful town - after all, with such stunning views, medieval streets, gorgeous architecture and an internationally-renowned university, we don’t really need an excuse, do we?! 

Especially if it’s your first time in St Andrews, you may not know your way around, so whether you’re here for business or pleasure, why not let St Andrews Shuttle take you from the airport to where you need to be? 

  • Sightseeing at St Andrews and the surrounding area (or even further afield such as Edinburgh or Loch Lomond - we can arrange via G&S Tours!
  • Transfers for business delegates 
  • Private or shared airport transfers available 
  • Flexible pickup times (advanced booking required) 
  • Plenty of space for your luggage 

Our simple 4-step booking process

If you’re looking to book with us, just follow our simple 4-step booking process below: 

Step 1: Book online or get a quote

For a quote, or to book, simply use our online booking form (or the ‘contact us’ form if you don’t have a flight) 

Step 2: Receive your confirmation

Once you’ve filled in all your information, you’ll receive an instant email confirmation (for the £19 shuttle) - or, for private transfer, we’ll respond within 24 - 48 hours.

Step 3: We’ll inform you of pickup time

Sit back and relax; you’ll receive your pickup time either in your confirmation email, or, in the case of private hire, 24 hours before you travel. 

Step 4: Enjoy service with a smile 

Whether you’re coming or going, one of our friendly team will be there to greet you with a smile - and a signboard - at the agreed location, before whisking you off to your destination!

Here’s what some of our delighted customers are saying:

We’ve answered some of your burning questions:

How long is the journey to Edinburgh Airport?

It’s 55 miles (88km), and takes approximately 1hr 15mins, dependant on the time of travel, the traffic conditions and weather.

Why haven't I received my email confirmation?

Please check your SPAM/JUNK/TRASH folder.

Why do you need my mobile number?

This is so we can contact you in relation to your travel arrangements with us. Only the office and the driver completing your pickup will have access to this information, we will NOT pass your details to anyone else for any reason.

Can I have your contact number?

Of course. It’s better to use the contact us page as we will always get your message, but here's our number: 07902 488 770, feel free to add us to your contacts and pass it to others who could use the St Andrews Shuttle.

How many people normally travel on the shared shuttle?

It depends on the size of the vehicle, but anything between 1 and 8, and more if we are using a single deck coach.

Does St Andrews Shuttle only offer a service to/from Edinburgh Airport?

We offer a lot more than just transfers to and from Edinburgh Airport. We can offer transport to ANY UK airport, town or city, prices on request.

Is it customary to tip the driver? Is that included in the fare?

Tips are optional and not included in the fare. A guideline would be 10% if you decided to tip the driver.

TIP: Got a question we haven’t answered here? Check out our full FAQs page 

Take the stress out of travelling to and from St Andrews with our easy booking system

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