There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy by tram, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Tram, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirkcaldy

$10 - $14

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Line 747 bus, bus  •  1 h 30 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 Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park X58

$14

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy 27.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy 27.2 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Kirkcaldy 27.2 miles

$130 - $180

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy 27.2 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Kirkcaldy is 14 miles. The road distance is 27.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy without a car is to tram and train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy, including transfers.

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

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy is 27 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy.

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There are 2371+ hotels available in Kirkcaldy. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy via Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
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 Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $70
UberX
$45 - $70
uberXL
$70 - $100
Exec
$75 - $110
Taxi from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Kirkcaldy
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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