There are 6 ways to get from Dunfermline to South Queensferry by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Town to Dalmeny

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunfermline, St Leonard's Church to Queensferry, Slip Road (Bridge Offices) X51 / ...

$3 - $7

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunfermline to South Queensferry 9.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Dunfermline to South Queensferry 9.2 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dunfermline to South Queensferry 9.2 miles

$19 - $27

Walk  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Walk from Dunfermline to South Queensferry 7.6 miles

What companies run services between Dunfermline, Scotland and South Queensferry, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Dunfermline to South Queensferry hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Dunfermline to South Queensferry every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 20 min. Scottish Citylink also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dunfermline Town to Dalmeny
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, St Leonard's Church to Queensferry, Slip Road (Bridge Offices)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Queensferry, Slip Road (Bridge Offices)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dunfermline to South Queensferry
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$19 - $27
uberX
$19 - $27
uberXL
$28 - $40
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
Taxi from Dunfermline to South Queensferry
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dunfermline and South Queensferry is 10 km. The road distance is 15 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dunfermline to South Queensferry is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Dunfermline to South Queensferry is to train which takes 15 min and costs £2 - £4.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dunfermline Town and arriving at Dalmeny. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dunfermline, St Leonard's Church and arriving at Queensferry, Slip Road (Bridge Offices). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

The train from Dunfermline Town to Dalmeny takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.