Duration 2h 45m
Distance 40.1 miles
Average price £23
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dunfermline and Rutherglen takes 2h 45m and the fastest train takes 1h 50m. There is a train service every few hours from Dunfermline to Rutherglen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dunfermline Town
  2. Haymarket
  3. Rutherglen
2h 27m
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£8 - £41

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No, there is no direct train from Dunfermline to Rutherglen. However, there are services departing from Dunfermline Town and arriving at Rutherglen via Haymarket and Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Dunfermline and Rutherglen is 34 miles. The road distance is 40.1 miles.

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Dunfermline to Rutherglen train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dunfermline Town station.

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Dunfermline to Rutherglen train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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There are 1085+ hotels available in Rutherglen. Prices start at £57 per night.

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What companies run services between Dunfermline and Rutherglen?

You can take a train from Dunfermline to Rutherglen via Haymarket, Glasgow Central, and Glasgow Central Low Level in around 2h 27m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
£3 - £10

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