There are 11 ways to get from Dunfermline to London by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

$70 - $225

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Bus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station X27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria National Express

$43 - $53

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

$78 - $250

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW

$62 - $175

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN

$51 - $145

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$53 - $163

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

$89 - $311

Train via Edinburgh  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

$61 - $98

Train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Inverkeithing to London Kings Cross

$63 - $93

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to London Euston

$226 - $367

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Dunfermline to London 418.9 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dunfermline to London is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 10 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dunfermline to London is to train and fly which costs £60 - £200 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dunfermline station to London. However, there are services departing from Dunfermline, Bus Station and arriving at London Victoria via Glasgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dunfermline to London. However, there are services departing from Dunfermline Town and arriving at London Kings Cross via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 47 min.

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The distance between Dunfermline and London is 345 miles. The road distance is 418.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Dunfermline to London without a car is to train which takes 5 h 47 min and costs £45 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Dunfermline to London, including transfers.

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

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Dunfermline to London train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Dunfermline to London is to train which takes 5 h 47 min and costs £45 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 10 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Dunfermline to London.
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  • Distance: 345.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Dunfermline, Scotland and London, England?

LNER operates a train from Dunfermline to London every 2 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dunfermline to London via Buchanan Bus Station and Glasgow in around 10 h 44 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$55 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Inverkeithing to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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