There are 12 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.

Recommended option

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

$71 - $226

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

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

$42 - $99

10 alternative options

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

$80 - $250

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  4 h 34 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

$82 - $307

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

$53 - $147

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  3 h 39 min

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

$72 - $180

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  3 h 44 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 - $165

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$131 - $433

Train via Edinburgh  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

$67 - $103

Train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Inverkeithing to London Kings Cross

$68 - $104

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to London Euston

$257 - $398

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Dunfermline to London 418.9 miles

$90 - $130

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

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Dunfermline to London every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $95 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 40 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 Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 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 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 27 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 25 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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
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
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Inverkeithing to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $190
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dunfermline to London?

The distance between Dunfermline and London is 552 km. The road distance is 670 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dunfermline to London?

The cheapest way to get from Dunfermline to London is to bus which costs £29 - £75 and takes 10 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dunfermline to London?

The quickest way to get from Dunfermline to London is to train and fly which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £55 - £180.

Is there a direct train between Dunfermline and London?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Dunfermline and London?

No, there is no direct bus from Dunfermline to London. However, there are services departing from Dunfermline, Bus Station and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Glasgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Dunfermline to London?

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