Travelling by train to the RRS Discovery is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the RRS Discovery is Dundee, which is served by Scotrail services throughout the day. It's just 2 minutes to the RRS Discovery on foot. Head out of the station and head towards the River Tay and you'll see the RRS Discovery ahead of you in no time at all.

The RRS Discovery is full of wonders for all to enjoy and you'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection that celebrates this world-famous Antarctic research vessel. Take a journey through time from her beginnings in Dundee into her amazing Antarctic expedition and her voyages thereafter by following in the footsteps of Captain Scott and his heroic team.

Visit the RRS Discovery website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:25 - 19:30
Saturday 06:25 - 19:30
Sunday 08:30 - 19:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsAvailable
Shops noteKiosk News agent Passport Photo Booth
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee shop
ATMAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameShort Stay Car Park
Carpark operatorLocal Council
Car parking spaces9
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces21
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Stairs down or lift to all platforms. Level access to ticket office from street.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

Departures and arrivals from Dundee

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail18:55On time
to AberdeenCrossCountry19:354On time
to AberdeenLondon North Eastern Railway19:534On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail20:55On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)CrossCountry22:411On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail18:17On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)CrossCountry19:304On time
from London Kings CrossLondon North Eastern Railway19:514On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail20:17On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail22:17On time

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