Visiting St Andrews

With a wealth of things to see and do, St Andrews is a wonderful place to visit, whether you’re a prospective student on a visiting day or a member of the public enjoying a holiday.

Within this section of the website, you will find information on travelling to St Andrews, options of places to stay once you arrive and directions on how to reach University buildings and other popular landmarks in the town.

Visitors to St Andrews may also be interested in the facilities open to the local community and general public, which can be found in the living in St Andrews webpages.

Online visits

St Salvators Quad on visiting day


Spring visiting options - Coronavirus update

With the ongoing Coronavirus situation, we have taken the decision to change our spring offer holder day and visiting days to be online-only events.

Held on the same days, all content will be delivered virtually and there will be no in-person activities in St Andrews.

We will be in contact with anyone who has booked using the email address on the booking. Please direct any queries to