Arbroath travel guide

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You're Going to Love Arbroath

With a population of 22,291, Arbroath is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom.

When to visit Arbroath

Arbroath in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Arbroath in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Arbroath in July, when the average temperature is 15 °C, and the highest can go up to 18 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 2 °C, with an average temperature of 4 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in October, when precipitation is around 84 mm. In contrast, March is usually the driest month of the year in Arbroath, with an average rainfall of 43 mm.

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How to Get to Arbroath


Although Arbroath doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Aberdeen Airport (ABZ), which is located 75 km from Arbroath.


Scotrail is the most popular train carrier serving Arbroath, followed by Transpennine Express. The train station in Arbroath is called Arbroath, and is located 0.4 km from the city centre.


Another option to get to Arbroath is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 78 km from Arbroath. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Alamo, among others, in Edinburgh.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Arbroath, including FlixBus, Megabus and Scottish Citylink. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Arbroath takes 177 km and will cost you around $22. From Manchester, the ticket costs about $103 for a journey of 652 km.

Airports near Arbroath

Airlines serving Arbroath

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
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Brussels Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in Arbroath

Average rates range from around $149 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $285 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Arbroath

Hiring a car in Arbroath

Expect to pay $3.23 per litre in Arbroath (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.66 and $51.54. Economy (Ford Fiesta or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Arbroath, while also 61% cheaper than other types, on average.