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There are 4 ways to get from Cupar to Wemyss Bay by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay

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Bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 260
  2. Take the bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place 901 / ...

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Bus via Glasgow  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Buchanan Bus Station X24
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place 901 / ...

Drive  •  1h 52m

  1. Drive from Cupar to Wemyss Bay 96.1 miles

Cupar to Wemyss Bay by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Cupar and Wemyss Bay is around 4h 42m and covers a distance of around 120 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 55m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 9m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, CrossCountry, McGills Bus Service and others, the Cupar to Wemyss Bay service departs from Cupar and arrives in Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place. Typically 93 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 46m
Layover time:
1h 55m
Total time:
4h 42m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 9m
Journey distance:
120 miles
Services per week:
93
Cheapest price:
£28
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:22
Last service departs at:
23:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cupar to Wemyss Bay train, walk and bus schedules

Departing Wednesday, October 20, 2021

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The cheapest way to get from Cupar to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 52m.

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The fastest way to get from Cupar to Wemyss Bay is to drive. Taking this option will cost £14 - £22 and takes 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cupar station to Wemyss Bay. However, there are services departing from Cupar, Railway Station and arriving at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place via Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 7m.

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The distance between Cupar and Wemyss Bay is 79 miles. The road distance is 96.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cupar to Wemyss Bay without a car is to train which takes 3h 53m and costs £27 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3h 53m to get from Cupar to Wemyss Bay, including transfers.

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Cupar to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, depart from Cupar, Railway Station.

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The best way to get from Cupar to Wemyss Bay is to train which takes 3h 53m and costs £27 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £21 and takes 4h 7m.

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Cupar to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cupar to Wemyss Bay is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Cupar to Wemyss Bay.

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  • Distance: 78.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 53m

What companies run services between Cupar, Scotland and Wemyss Bay, Scotland?

You can take a train from Cupar to Wemyss Bay via Haymarket, Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow Central, Wemyss Bay, and Wemyss Bay Station in around 3h 53m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cupar to Wemyss Bay via Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station in around 4h 7m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cupar to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £27
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£21 - £27
Train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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