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Getting to Forbes of Kingennie

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How to Find Us

Kingennie is just six miles by road from Dundee which is itself well connected by road, rail and air. Major road networks link the city to Aberdeen (65 miles), Perth (23 miles), Edinburgh (62 miles) and Glasgow (82 miles). Dundee Airport offers direct flights to London City Airport.

Golfing enthusiasts could scarcely pick a more ideal location, with world-famous golf courses nearby at Carnoustie and St Andrews and over 30 quality golf courses within an hour’s drive.

For avid hikers, enjoy some of the best hillwalking in Scotland with the resort located less than an hour's drive from the superlative Angus Glens.

Forbes of Kingennie is secluded enough to be a rural retreat and yet close enough to towns, cities and motorways that the entire country is accessible. Scotland has many treasures beyond the picture postcard image of rolling hills and heather, and the picturesque east coast contains many sites of historical importance well worth a visit.

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Directions to Dundee

By Road

From Aberdeen - Take the A90 south from Aberdeen
From Edinburgh - Take the M90 north from Edinburgh. At Perth take the A90 to Dundee.
From Glasgow  - Take the A80 north, then follow the M876 to Kincardine. After crossing the Kincardine Bridge take the A977 north to Kinross. At Kinross, join the M90 going north to Perth. From there take the A90 to Dundee.

By Rail

Dundee is served by a mainline railway station on the main East Coast of Scotland line which runs regular daily express services between Edinburgh and Aberdeen. Trains are also available from Glasgow via Perth.

By Air

‘Scot Airways’ operate three daily direct services flying from London City Airport to Dundee Riverside Airport. British Airways and EasyJet provide regular flights throughout the day to Edinburgh Airport, which is approximately a one-hour car journey from Kingennie.

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From Dundee to Forbes of Kingennie

Follow the A92 Dundee - Arbroath road for approximately three miles and turn off at the signposted ‘Kingennie and Wellbank’ junction, just prior to the Dobbies Garden Centre. Forbes of Kingennie is signposted once you are off the A92, located approximately three miles before the village of Wellbank.

Alternatively, take the B962 turning off the A92 Dundee - Arbroath road. Before you reach Newbigging turn left onto the B961. Forbes of Kingennie is sign posted from approximately two miles along this road.