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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay X59 / ...

£6 - £9

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 49m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Markinch

£10 - £108

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School 31.3 miles

£70 - £85

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School 31.3 miles

£4 - £7

Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School by bus and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Glenrothes High School is around 1h 11m and covers a distance of around 34 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 1m. Operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, the Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School service departs from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arrives in Glenrothes High School. Typically 228 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 11m
Fastest journey time:
1h 1m
Services per week:
228
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School bus and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Edinburgh → Glenrothes High School
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 6m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Glenrothes High School is 17 miles. The road distance is 31.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School without a car is to bus which takes 1h 24m and costs £6 - £9.

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The bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay takes 1h 6m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School is to bus which takes 1h 24m and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £9 - £110 and takes 1h 49m.

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Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School is 31 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School.

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  • Distance: 17.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 24m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Glenrothes High School, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 1h 6m. Alternatively, First ScotRail Service operates a train from Edinburgh to Markinch hourly. Tickets cost £7 - £21 and the journey takes 47 min. CrossCountry also services this route once daily.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Markinch
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Glenrothes High School
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
£70 - £85
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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