There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 747 bus, bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) 747
  2. Take the bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Glenrothes, Bus Station X59 / ...

$15

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Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes 31.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes 31.3 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  36 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Glenrothes 31.3 miles

$140 - $200

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes 31.3 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Glenrothes, Bus Station via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Glenrothes is 19 miles. The road distance is 31.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes without a car is to line 747 bus and bus which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes is 31 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes.

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There are 238+ hotels available in Glenrothes. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes.
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  • Distance: 18.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) in around 1 h 7 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
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uber.com
Assist
$55 - $75
UberX
$55 - $75
uberXL
$80 - $120
Exec
$85 - $120
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Glenrothes
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Glenrothes
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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