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Duration 7h 28m
Distance 412.4 miles
Average price £241
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Dunfermline takes 7h 28m and the fastest train takes 6h 20m. The train service runs several times per day from Essex to Dunfermline. 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. White Notley
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Dunfermline
6h 47m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£74 - £430

Essex to Dunfermline train times

Trains run every three hours between Essex and Dunfermline. The earliest departure is at 06:48 in the morning, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Dunfermline at 11:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Dunfermline. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Dunfermline Town via Liverpool Street station, London Kings Cross and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 47m.

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The distance between Essex and Dunfermline is 338 miles. The road distance is 412.4 miles.

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Essex to Dunfermline train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Dunfermline train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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There are 2492+ hotels available in Dunfermline. Prices start at £75 per night.

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