Timetables may change due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, please check before departure. Please read our daily advice to travellers concerned about the impacts of coronavirus. Read more Fahrpläne können sich wegen der Coronavirus-Pandemie ändern, bitte überprüfe dies vor der Abfahrt. Bitte lies unseren täglichen Ratschlag für Reisende, die Fragen zu den Auswirkungen des Coronavirus haben. Mehr erfahren (auf Englisch) Gli orari potrebbero cambiare a causa della pandemia di COVID-19, controllate prima di partire. Leggi i nostri consigli per i viaggiatori preoccupati dalle conseguenze del coronavirus. Leggi l'articolo (in inglese) Los horarios pueden cambiar debido a la pandemia de COVID-19, verifícalos antes de la salida. Por favor, lee nuestros consejos diarios a los viajeros preocupados con los impactos del coronavirus. Lee el artículo (en inglés)

Dundee to Elgin by train

  • First train
    05:39
  • Last train
    23:29
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 39m
  • Distance
    134 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 42m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Dundee to Elgin by train

Fast trains from Dundee to Elgin take around 2 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 134 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dundee and Elgin.

1. Are there direct trains from Dundee to Elgin?

Journeys between Dundee and Elgin usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Dundee to Elgin every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Dundee to Elgin?

The Dundee to Elgin train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Dundee to Elgin train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Elgin is usually scheduled to depart Dundee around 05:39 and the last train is around 23:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dundee around 06:52, and the last at 23:29.

When to book Dundee to Elgin 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 Dundee to Elgin by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Dundee and Elgin?

More than one train company operates on the route from Dundee to Elgin, 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.

Other journeys to Elgin View all journeys to Elgin

Buy train and bus tickets for UK and Europe - the easy way

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.