There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Ladybank

$14 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus, line 36 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Glenrothes, Bus Station X59 / ...
  2. Take the line 36 bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Auchtermuchty, Bank of Scotland 64 / ...

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty 37.5 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty 37.5 miles

$8 - $12

Uber  •  48 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty 37.5 miles

$65 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty is to bus and line 36 bus which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Auchtermuchty is 24 miles. The road distance is 37.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) and arriving at Auchtermuchty, Bank of Scotland via Glenrothes, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Auchtermuchty, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 51 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty via Glenrothes, Bus Station in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Ladybank
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Auchtermuchty, Bank of Scotland
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$65 - $90
uberX
$65 - $90
uberXL
$100 - $140
UberEXEC
$100 - $140
Taxi from Edinburgh to Auchtermuchty
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
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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