Duration 3h 17m
Distance 80.5 miles
Average price £46
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average train between Kilmarnock and Kirkcaldy takes 3h 17m and the fastest train takes 2h 30m. There is a train service every few hours from Kilmarnock 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.

Train

  1. Kilmarnock
  2. Glasgow Central
  3. Haymarket
  4. Kirkcaldy
3h 13m
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£14 - £77

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No, there is no direct train from Kilmarnock to Kirkcaldy. However, there are services departing from Kilmarnock and arriving at Kirkcaldy via Glasgow Central and Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 13m.

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The distance between Kilmarnock and Kirkcaldy is 63 miles. The road distance is 80.5 miles.

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

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Kilmarnock to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Kirkcaldy station.

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You can take a train from Kilmarnock to Kirkcaldy via Glasgow Central and Haymarket in around 3h 13m.
Train operators
ScotRail
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £16
Train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£22 - £29
Train from Haymarket to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £16

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