General access to the South and North Esks is provided by either the coastal route (A92) to Montrose or the inland motorway from Dundee (1/2 hour) or from Aberdeen (3/4 hour). All routes are complimented with minor roads interconnecting the length of the river.
There are regular train services (sleeper service daily except Saturdays) from London to Aberdeen stopping at Montrose. Equally services connect with the main cities (Edinburgh (1 & 3/4 hours), Glasgow (2 hours), Perth (1 hour) and Aberdeen (1 hour) and stop at Montrose. Discounts are available for early booking. Car hire is available locally.
The nearest international airport is Aberdeen about one hour's drive from Montrose. In addition there are flights between London City and Dundee. Flight times are about 1 hour.