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X7 Coastrider | Stagecoach | Bus Travel

What's The Best Way To See The Stunning North East Coast Of Scotland?

We operate regular journeys along the North East coast of Scotland on Coastrider X7, running between Aberdeen via Stonehaven, Arbroath, Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Perth.  Journeys run up to every hour on a limited stop basis for an express trip. Just sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery.


Why you’ll love the Coastrider X7 

You’ll love our luxury coaches as they’re:


  • comfortable – luxury leather seats, air conditioning and on board toilets
  • connected – power sockets and free Wi-Fi*
  • bike-friendly  – store your bike on one of our five bike racks at no extra cost
  • environmentally friendly – we invest in coaches with the latest 'green' engines
  • safe – all coaches have CCTV

X7 Coastrider Features | Stagecoach | Bus Travel

How to travel with Stagecoach

Download our app or plan your journey online to find out bus times and ticket prices.

It's easy to catch a bus with us:


  • Check the Stagecoach Bus mobile app to see when the next bus is due 
  • Buy your ticket online, on the mobile app or on the bus
  • All of our buses now accept contactless payments for purchases under £30


Plan your journey


What to see and do 

  • Take your pick from several award-winning beaches
  • Connect to service 99 at Dundee and visit St Andrews
  • Grab some delicious ice cream (but watch out for opportunist seagulls!)
  • Try out one of our day trip ideas, such as nature spotting at St Cyrus


If you're on the lookout for other East Scotland adventures, take a look at our Inspiring Day Trips   for inspiration.


Great value tickets

We offer a great range of money saving tickets for travel on our network.

You can buy single, return, daily and weekly tickets on board from the driver — you don’t need the exact fare, we give change! You can also buy tickets in advance either online or from our travel shops.

We've also introduced a range of new day return tickets which can be used on the Coastrider X7. These tickets range from £5 to £8, making a day out with with family or your daily commute cheaper!

If you’re travelling regularly, you can get unlimited travel in your chosen travel zone when you buy a:


Visit our bus tickets page and choose when and where you want to travel and we'll tell you how much it costs.


Download the X7 Coastrider timetable