There are 4 ways to get from Dundee to Dunfermline by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station X26 / ...

$15

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Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Inverkeithing

$15 - $58

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dundee to Dunfermline 42.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Dundee to Dunfermline 42.2 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Dunfermline is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dundee to Dunfermline is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seagate Bus Station station and arriving at Dunfermline, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dundee to Dunfermline. However, there are services departing from Dundee and arriving at Dunfermline Town via Inverkeithing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Dundee and Dunfermline is 33 miles. The road distance is 42.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dundee to Dunfermline without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £11.

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The bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station takes 1 h 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Dundee to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Seagate Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Dundee to Dunfermline is to bus which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £11. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £11 - £45 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Dundee to Dunfermline.
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  • Distance: 33.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Dundee, Scotland and Dunfermline, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Dundee to Dunfermline hourly. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min. Fishers Tours of Dundee also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Dundee to Dunfermline hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 59 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$27 - $40
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dundee to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$18 - $26
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dundee to Dunfermline
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727

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Dundee to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dunfermline, Bus Station.

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Dundee to Dunfermline train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Inverkeithing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dundee to Dunfermline is 42 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Dundee to Dunfermline.

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