How to Play the Old Course, St Andrews

Watch the official video guide to the Old Course, St Andrews – one of the most famous golf courses in the world

As a specialist golf tour operator, Town and Country Taxis want to make sure that you get the most from your tour around ‘the home of golf’.

Are you one of the thousands of golfers visiting Scotland to test your golfing skills on the world-famous golf courses of St Andrews and Fife? Then you won’t be wanting to miss out on playing the famous Old Course in St Andrews.

Watch this hole-by-hole guide to the Old Course, St Andrews

This stunning links course has hosted the Open Championship over 30 times. You can follow in the footsteps of the world’s greatest golfers by playing a round here. Town and Country Taxis are here to ensure you and your group arrive in perfect time for your tee-off time. Contact us today to see how we can help with your golf travel.

For more information about our Golf Transfer service, and to help you plan your route to and from St Andrews, please see our Golf Travel page.

Book your Golf Travel in St Andrews today. Call us on 01334 840 444, or use our contact form to discuss your itinerary and request a free quote.

Transport to and from St Andrew Golf Course

Chauffeur driven people carriers to transfer you to St Andrews Golf Course from across Scotland

Golfer on Swilkin Bridge St. Andrews Old CourseSt Andrews is known as the ‘home of golf’. The famous Old Course at St Andrews regularly hosts the Open Championship. There are seven golf courses in St Andrews, which are open all year round. Members of the public can play on the famous links at St Andrews, take golf tuition, or simply take a guided walking tour round some of the most famous fairways in the world.


Golf Transfers

If you are visiting from outside of St Andrews, Town and Country Taxis provide a golf transfer service which covers the whole of Scotland.

For small parties we have a range of 8 seater people carriers (MPVs) with plenty room for golf clubs and luggage. If you are travelling with a larger group we recommend that you hire a people carrier. Our people carriers have room for 8 people each, along with all your golf clubs and other luggage.

Our drivers will get you to the golf course in comfort and style.


Arriving in Scotland by air

Town and Country offer airport transfers from Edinburgh Airport to St Andrews golf course, Glasgow to St Andrews golf course, and we also serve Prestwick, Aberdeen and Dundee airports.

Scotland is quite compact so it doesn’t take long to travel from city to city. For example:

  • Edinburgh Airport to St Andrews golf course takes around 1 hour 15 mins.
  • Glasgow to St Andrews journey time is approx 1 hour 40 mins.

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Taking the train to St Andrews

The nearest railway station to St Andrews is Leuchars. Leuchars is on the main Edinburgh to Aberdeen railway line. It is served by frequent trains coming directly from London and Edinburgh on the East Coast Mainline.

If you are coming from Glasgow, or via the West Coast Mainline, the nearest station is Dundee.

To check train times to Leuchars and Dundee, please visit the LNER website.

  • Leuchars to St Andrews takes around 15 mins by car.
  • Dundee to St Andrews takes approx 30 mins by car.

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Golf Tour Fife

As a proud St Andrews taxi firm, we know all the best golf courses for you and your party to fully enjoy our tailored Fife Golf Tour across the Home of Golf

We are able to arrange pick up from any hotel in the Fife and surrounding areas (including Edinburgh) for you and your party to enjoy a day or week where you will play on some of the finest and most celebrated golf courses in the world.

Because of our local knowledge, we will be able to get you to and from the golf courses with ease, giving you more time to play the sport you love.

Our Fife Golf Tour is tailored to your playing style and preferences. We can recommend golf courses across St Andrews and Fife to allow you and your party to get the most from the experience.

We run these tours across the year and we have the transportation options to carry your party and, of course, your golf clubs comfortably and in style.

For more information and to book your Golf Tour of Fife, contact the team at Town & Country Taxis St Andrews today.