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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Inverkeithing

$15 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus, line 19 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Crossgates, Manse Road (British Legion) X54 / ...
  2. Take the line 19 bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Rosyth, Lowry Place (Parkgate) 19 / ...

$8 - $25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dundee to Rosyth 43.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Dundee to Rosyth 43.5 miles

$9 - $14

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

ScotRail operates a train from Dundee to Rosyth hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 59 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dundee to Rosyth via Halbeath, Park & Ride in around 2 h 10 min.

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
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Virgin Trains East Coast
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dundee to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$120 - $170
Sleeper Berth Solo
$202
Sleeper Seat
$19 - $27
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Crossgates, Manse Road (British Legion)
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Rosyth, Lowry Place (Parkgate)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dundee to Rosyth
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dundee to Rosyth?

The distance between Dundee and Rosyth is 55 km. The road distance is 70 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dundee to Rosyth?

The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Rosyth is to bus and line 19 bus which costs £5 - £18 and takes 2 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dundee to Rosyth?

The quickest way to get from Dundee to Rosyth is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £100 - £130.

Is there a direct train between Dundee and Rosyth?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dundee and arriving at Inverkeithing. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

Is there a direct bus between Dundee and Rosyth?

No, there is no direct bus from Dundee to Rosyth. However, there are services departing from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Rosyth, Lowry Place (Parkgate) via Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Dundee to Rosyth?

The train from Dundee to Inverkeithing takes 59 min including transfers and departs hourly.