Forfar is within the Angus council area, a sample local postcode is DD8 3JW. Shown below is information about bus, express coach and rail transport (plus a few other local facilities) around Forfar.





bus stops


Bus and coach Services

 Bus and coach Services
There are 162 local bus services from Forfar, listed here.
A list of the 3 express coach services from Forfar is here.
A list of destinations is shown further down this page. Click here for a list of the local transport providers. For more comprehensive information about the local transport facilities (including a listing of bus stops) click here.
Click here to book Megabus services from Forfar.

Train Services

  Train Services
To get to the nearest train station (Arbroath), look for bold names in the 'Destinations by local bus' list below.

Click here for train bookings and services from the nearest station to Forfar.


A map of Forfar can be found here. To buy local maps of Forfar click here. You can also obtain an Ordnance Survey map centered on Forfar.


Various accommodation is available local to Forfar such as Premier Inn and Travelodge. Also holiday cottages are available, for other accommodation options, click here.

Other local services

Forfar has an Asda and a Tesco served by bus services.Other local services
Advice about attractions and hotels near Forfar from Trip Advisor is available here, taxis can be booked here. Books about Forfar are available here.

Google Earth

Google Earth
A KML file for Forfar's transport services is available here. This can be loaded into the Google Earth client (downloadable for free here) if you have it.
Please read the notes on data accuracy.

Map of Bus services from Forfar

Map of Bus services from Forfar Map of bus services from Forfar 

Destinations by direct express coach from Forfar.
(For destinations by bus and train see below, for coach bookings click here.)
Click on any place name below to get details of the express coach service from Forfar:

   Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
   Dundee, Bus Station
   Edinburgh, Bus Station
   Broxden, Park and Ride Site
   Kinross, Park and Ride Site
   Barnton, Queensferry Road
   Aberdeen, Union Square Bus Station
   Edinburgh, West End

Destinations by direct local bus from Forfar.
Destinations shown in bold offer access to train services.
Click on any place name below to get details of the local bus service from Forfar:

   Arbroath, Academy
   Forfar, Aldi
   Arbroath, Angus College
   Forfar, ASDA
   Monifieth, Ashludie Hospital
   Ballumbie Castle
   Barns of Craig
   Braehead Of Lunan
   Bridge of Earn
   Arbroath, Bus Station
   Dundee, Bus Station
   Glenrothes, Bus Station
   Chapel Level
   Friockheim, Coop
   Coupar Angus
   Monifieth, Ethiebeaton Park
   Falls Of Cruachan
   Turfbeg, Forfar Academy
   Perth, Friarton
   Brechin, High School
   Stracathro, Hospital
   Montrose, Infirmary
   Kirkton of Auchterhouse
   Kirkton of Menmuir
   Forfar, Lidl
   Little Brechin
   Arbroath, Little Cairnie Hospital
   Lix Toll
   Loch Awe
   Mains of Balhaldie
   Mains of Glamis
   Mill O Mains
   Milton of Balhall
   Arbroath, Morrisons
   West Muir, near Brechin
   Maryton, near Kirriemuir
   Westmuir, near Kirriemuir
   Nether Careston
   New Fowlis
   North Water Bridge
   Kinross, Park and Ride Site
   Dundee, Pitkerro
   Dundee, Pitkerro Morrisons
   Friockheim, Primary School
   Glamis, Primary School
   Monikie, Primary School
   Edzell Woods, RAF base
   Restenneth Priory
   Rossie Island
   Gyle, Shopping Centre
   Braehead, Shopping Centre Bus Station
   South Powrie
   St Fillans
   Arbroath, Tesco
   Blairgowrie, Tesco
   Forfar, Tesco
   Monifieth, Tesco
   Brechin, Trinity
   Welton Corner

Transport facilities

 Place nameDescriptionNumber of services
 Forfar, Halkerton Farm Road End  Halkerton Farm Road End, A932 15 
 Forfar, Murton Nature Reserve  Murton Nature Reserve, Car Park, A932 
 Forfar, County Buildings  County Buildings, Market Street 
 Forfar, Lochlands Junction  Lochlands Junction, A90 17 
 Forfar, Lochview Terrace  Lochview Terrace 
 Forfar, Lochside Park  Lochside Park, Graham Crescent 
 Forfar, Graham Crescent  Graham Crescent 
 Forfar, Beechill Court  Beechill Court, Lour Road 
 Forfar, Robertson Terrace  Robertson Terrace 
 Forfar, Nursery Street  Nursery Street, Old Infirmary site, Arbroath Road 11 
 Forfar, Wester Restenneth  Wester Restenneth, Old Brechin Road 14 
 Forfar, Abbeygate Centre  Academy Court, B&M, Academy Street 14 
 Forfar, Forfar Golf Course  Golf Course, Forfar Golf Course, A932 
 Forfar, Easterbank  Easterbank, Kings Road 
 Forfar, Forfar Cemetery  Newmonthill Cemetery, Cemetery Gates, Easterbank 
 Forfar, Lordburn  Lordburn, South Street 
 Forfar  Bellahill 
 Forfar, Wemyss Farm  Wemyss Farm, B9113 
 Forfar, Langlands Primary School  Langlands Primary School, Glamis Road 11 
 Forfar, Abbeygate  Academy Court, B&M, Academy Street 
 Forfar, Coutties Wynd  Coutties Wynd 
 Forfar, Royal Bank of Scotland  Royal Bank of Scotland, East High Street 56 
 Forfar, Council Offices  Council Offices, The Cross 34 
 Forfar, Prior Road Depot  Prior Road Depot 14 
 Forfar, Zoar Inn  Zoar Inn, Brechin Road 16 
 Forfar, Police Station  Police Station, West High Street 29 
 Forfar, The Mart  The Mart, Market Street 
 Forfar, Isla Place  Isla Place, Market Street 
 Forfar, Headingstone Place  Headingstone Place, Prior Road 13 
 Forfar, William Street  William Street, Prior Road 14 
 Forfar, Pitreuchie Place  Pitreuchie Place, Lordburn, Restenneth Drive 
 Forfar, Lordburn Place  Lordburn Place, Restenneth Drive 
 Forfar, Academy Street  Academy Street, Nursery Street, South Street 
 Forfar, North Street Dairy  North Street Dairy, Well Road 13 
 Forfar, Service Road  Service Road, North Street 17 
 Forfar, Robert Street  Robert Street, Chip Shop, North Street 
 Forfar, John Street  John Street, Don Street 20 
 Forfar, Canmore Street  Canmore Street, Castle Street 
 Forfar, Queen Street  Queen Street, opp Old Post Office, East Port 48 
 Forfar, Lyninghills  Lyninghills, St James Road 
 Forfar, McDonalds  McDonalds, A90 Underpass 
 Forfar, West Sunnyside  West Sunnyside, Dundee Loan 11 
 Forfar, Forfar Golf Club  Golf Club, Arbroath Road 
 Forfar, Castle Street  Castle Street Taxi Rank, at Somerfield Supermarket 
 Forfar, The Cross  The Cross, at Council Offices, Castle Street 36 
 Forfar, St Johns Church  St Johns Church, at St Johns Church, East High Street 59 
 Forfar, East High Street  East High Street Taxi Rank, opp Royal Bank 

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