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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus

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

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Markinch
  2. Take the bus from Markinch, High Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay

Train, bus via Thornton, Railway Station

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glenrothes with Thornton
  2. Take the bus from Thornton, Railway Station to Glenrothes, Whinnyknowe

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel

Drive

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel

Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel is around 1h 54m and covers a distance of around 38 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 25 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 25m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service and Stagecoach East Scotland. Typically 155 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 28m
Layover time:
25 min
Total time:
1h 54m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 25m
Journey distance:
38 miles
Services per week:
155
Cheapest price:
£9
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:32
Last service departs at:
23:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel train, bus and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Edinburgh → Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 40 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 Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel is 18 miles. The road distance is 31.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel without a car is to bus which takes 1h 33m 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 Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel 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 Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel is 32 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel.

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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel, 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.

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
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Train from Edinburgh to Glenrothes with Thornton
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
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
Bus from Markinch, Howiegate Gardens to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Thornton, Railway Station to Glenrothes, Whinnyknowe
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Markinch, High Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Moffat + Williamson
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Holiday Inn Express Glenrothes, an IHG Hotel
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
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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