St Andrews Open 2022

The Open Championship 2022 will be played on the Old Course, St Andrews, 10 – 17 July 2022. Town and Country Taxis are here to help with your travel arrangements

In July 2022, St Andrews will host the 150th open. The Open Championship, sometimes simply called The Open or the British Open is the oldest golf tournament in the world. All of the world’s best golfers will be here, competing for the famous ‘claret jug’ trophy. Thousands of golf fans will be arriving in St Andrews to spectate and soak up the atmosphere of this historic occasion.

If you are planning on travelling to St Andrews for The Open, please read on for some useful advice about transport to get here.

Town And country Taxis are a local taxi company specialising in St Andrews Airport Transfers, Railway transfers and Golf Travel, all using our modern people carriers.

Getting to St Andrews for The Open 2022

St Andrews is a coastal town on the East Coast of Scotland between Edinburgh and Dundee. It is located in and area of Fife known as the ‘East Neuk’, a very pretty part of Scotland. The Old Course is close to the town centre, situated beside the sea at the North end of St Andrews.

Arriving by Road

St Andrews has good road links to the rest of Scotland. Journey times from Edinburgh are around 1.5 hours from Edinburgh city centre. Glasgow is approx 2 hours drive away.

Travel by train

St Andrews does not have it’s own railway station. The nearest station is Leuchars which is 5 miles, or 10 mins drive away. Leuchars is on the East Coast mainline, so most trains travelling North from Edinburgh stop there. Journey time from Edinburgh is approx 1 hour. Many people will be arriving by train and it is a good way to avoid roads which may get congested while the golf championship is being played.

You can check train times and ticket prices on the Scotrail website.

Nearest Airport to St Andrews

Edinburgh Airport is the closest airport to St Andrews, being approx 1 hour drive away. You can fly direct to Edinburgh Airport from most cities in Europe, as well as New York, Boston, Orlando, Philadelphia and Chicago in the USA.

Non-stop flights to Edinburgh are provided by Air Canada, United, Lufthansa, British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, KLM, Air France and Delta airlines.

If you are flying from anywhere other than Europe or the USA, there are connecting flights to Edinburgh (EDI) from London, Amsterdam and many more cities.


Get a quote for your St Andrews Airport Transfer here.


Glasgow Airport to St Andrews

Fast, comfortable Airport Transfers from St Andrews to Glasgow Airport.

Our taxi fleet offers a range of 8 seater people carriers. These vehicles are ideal for Glasgow airport transfers and can transport up to 8 people in comfort, including luggage.

External view of Glasgow Airport terminal building

If you need an Airport Transfer from Glasgow to St Andrews, look no further than Town and Country Taxis. If you are arriving in Scotland or flying out via Glasgow, why not choose a direct airport transfer in one of our 8 seater people carriers. Golfers, tourists, university students, and local residents are all catered for.

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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

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe Transport

Enjoy a trip to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with Town and Country Taxis

edinburgh-festival-fringeEdinburgh is buzzing again as the Festival Fringe hits town during August 2016. Over 50,000 shows will take place in over 300 venues.

The Fringe offers everything from comedy and music, to dance and theatre. there is a show for everyone! As well as the Fringe, Edinburgh is hosting its annual Book Festival. The book festival features talks and events featuring the world’s leading authors.

It is said that the population of Edinburgh DOUBLES in size during the Edinburgh Festivals. Extra public transport is provided, but this can be busy and unreliable.

Why not book private taxi transport from Fife to the Edinburgh Festival. Town and Country Travel will get you to your show on time – and home again!

If you are traveling with a group of people you will probably find it is cheaper and more convenient to take a taxi. We have people carriers which can take up to 8 people each.

Call us today on 07810 303 805, or use our online booking form. We’ll give you a fixed price quote.

Transport to and from St Andrew Golf Course

Luxury 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, with the 150th Open being held here in 2022. 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

One of our Renault Trafic people carriers at the 18th hole, St Andrews Golf CourseIf you are visiting from outside of St Andrews, Town and Country Taxis provide a golf transfer service which covers the whole of Scotland.

For parties of up to 14 golfers, 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. Ask about our tailored Fife Golf Tour across the Home of Golf

Travel in style in our spacious 8-seater people carriers. These vehicles have ample room for your group and all your golfing equipment. We are able to arrange pick up from any hotel. We cover Fife and surrounding areas (including Edinburgh). You and your party can enjoy a day or week-long golf tour. During which time you will play on some of the finest and most celebrated golf courses in the world.

Why not combine your trip with a visit to the Open 2022, the 150th Open Championship which is being held right here in St Andrews.

Because of our local knowledge, we will be able to get you to and from the golf courses with ease. This gives 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.

Cupar Taxis Fife

The experienced team at Town and Country Taxis offer an unrivalled Cupar Taxi service

Call 07810 303 805 to book a Taxi in Cupar

The town and former royal burgh of Cupar is located in Fife. Found by the River Eden and surrounded by picturesque hills, Cupar was once a bustling market centre. Today, this beautiful town retains pretty much all of its history and medieval characteristics.

Town and Country Taxis have a full fleet of fully licensed cars, each driven by a professional and reliable driver.

As a well established taxi firm (we have been operating for over 20 years) we pride ourselves on the fantastic reputation we have built for ourselves throughout Cupar and the surrounding Fife areas.

Our main aim is to provide a first rate service which ensures reliability and safety.

It is also important to us that our passengers arrive at their final destination on time, every time.

At Town and Country Taxis, we are able to manage all types of journeys. From chauffeured business events to airport collections and drop offs, our friendly and reliable staff will be happy to help and cater for your requirements.

For more details and to book on of our Cupar Taxis, contact the team at Town and Country Taxis

St Andrews Taxi

The team at Town and Country Taxis team offer the best and most reliable St Andrews Taxi service.

st-andrews-taxiWe are fully committed to delivering the most cost effective and trustworthy taxi services in St Andrews and across the Fife area today.

At Town and Country Taxis, we have an unmatched collection of luxury cars available.

We also have a fully qualified team of well presented professional drivers supported by a full office support time to ensure everything goes as smoothly as possible.

Our fully trained and vetted staff know just how to remove any uncertainty and stress from your trip across Fife

Since we are originally from St Andrews, our local knowledge, along with the latest in SatNav equipment, will ensure you arrive at your final destination on time, even in the event of road closures or heavy traffic.

Our fares are very competitive and quotes for unlisted destinations outwith Fife are available on request.

Whether travelling for business or pleasure we can provide you with a efficient and professional taxi car service in St Andrews and all round the surrounding area.

We also have Business Account facilities available upon request.

Town and Country Taxis welcomes you to the Home of Golf. We hope that you enjoy your stay in St Andrews and we can be contacted on 07810 303 805 to help with your transportation needs.

St Andrews Airport Transfer Taxi

St Andrews Airport Transfer Taxi

We at Town & Country Taxi offer a professional Airport Transfer Taxi service to all of Scotland’s major airports.

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Let Town & Country Taxi help take the stress out off the early part of your holiday.

We offer a door to door airport taxi service to Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Glasgow and Prestwick airport right here from St Andrew in Fife.

Our professional drivers know the best routes, and alternative options, to help get you and your party to the airport on time.

We can even advise on collection times depending on average traffic and the time of your flight.

Town & Country Taxi have a fleet of larger vehicles to help with the transportation of your baggage.

Our driver are more than happy to help with the loading and unloading.

For collection at the airport, Town & Country Taxi understand the difficulties in air travel. That’s why we track the progress of your flight to account for delays and early arrivals.

Find out more about our Airport Taxi Service.

To book your St Andrews Airport Transfer Taxi today, contact the team at Town & Country Taxi.