Duration 4h 51m
Distance 158 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Elgin and Kirkcaldy takes 4h 51m and the fastest train takes 3h 35m. The train service runs several times per day from Elgin to Kirkcaldy. 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. Elgin
  2. Aberdeen
  3. Kirkcaldy
4h 22m
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£25 - £110
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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Elgin and arriving at Kirkcaldy. This train operates Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Elgin and Kirkcaldy is 107 miles. The road distance is 158 miles.

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Elgin to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Elgin station.

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Elgin to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Kirkcaldy station.

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There are 1999+ hotels available in Kirkcaldy. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Elgin and Kirkcaldy?

You can take a train from Elgin to Kirkcaldy via Aberdeen in around 4h 22m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £45

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