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

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Markinch

$8 - $50

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station X54 / ...

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dundee to Glenrothes 25.4 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Dundee to Glenrothes 25.4 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Glenrothes is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dundee to Glenrothes is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station station and arriving at Glenrothes, Bus Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Dundee and Glenrothes is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Dundee to Glenrothes without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs £6 - £40.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Dundee to Glenrothes, including transfers.

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Dundee to Glenrothes bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dundee City Centre, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Dundee to Glenrothes is to train which takes 48 min and costs £6 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 8 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dundee to Glenrothes is 25 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Dundee to Glenrothes.

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  • Distance: 20.5 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Dundee, Scotland and Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Dundee to Glenrothes hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 35 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Dundee to Glenrothes every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Fishers Tours of Dundee also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Markinch
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dundee to Glenrothes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727

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There are 242+ hotels available in Glenrothes. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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