Kinblethmont is about 5 miles from Arbroath and is easily reached from the A92.
Approximate journey times are:
Carnoustie 20 mins
Dundee 1/2 hour
Perth 1 hour
Aberdeen 1 1/4 hours
Edinburgh 1 1/2 hours
Glasgow 2 hours (airport 2 1/2 hours)
From Forfar/Brechin Take the A933 towards Arbroath, turn left to Friockheim. Drive through Friockheim and continue along the road, past the crematorium until you reach a T-junction. Turn right and continue along this road past a crossroads until you enter Kinblethmont estate on your left.
From Dundee head out of Dundee on the A92 to Arbroath. As you reach Arbroath you will get to a small roundabout with a McDonalds. Turn left and continue along the road. When you reach a T junction, turn left and then left again onto the A 933 to Brechin. Follow directions from Arbroath below.
To Kinblethmont House, Gallery and Cottages.
From Arbroath take the A933 towards Brechin. At Colliston, turn right before the church. Follow this road (signposted to Letham Grange) to the T junction. Turn left and then right into Kinblethmont Estate. Go past the farm following signs to Mansion House and Gallery. Go through the barrier - if it is lowered it has the code written on the gate post - and continue straight on to take you to Kinblethmont House. For the cottages, follow Mansion House signs but fork left at the Home Farm and Cottages sign. The first turn off is for Kinblethmont Coach House and Stables and the second turn off is for the Chauffeurs cottage and Studio.
To the West Lodge
From Arbroath take the A933 towards Brechin. At Colliston, turn right before the church. Follow this road (signposted to Letham Grange) to the T junction. Turn right towards Arbroath ( not left towards Kinblethmont), continue along this road past the entrance to Letham Grange on your right. The West Lodge is shortly after on the left.
Arbroath train station lies on the main London Kings Cross to Aberdeen rail line. There are direct trains from London and intervening stations daily. (London to Arbroath journey time is about 6 1/2 hours)
To Dundee - Flybe has a service direct from London Stansted twice a day. (www.flybe.com).
Europcar operates a meet and greet car hire service at Dundee airport.
To Edinburgh/ Aberdeen/ Glasgow - There are many international and domestic flights to these airports.