There are 6 ways to get from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Kirkcaldy

$11 - $14

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Train via Haymarket  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Kirkcaldy

$11 - $22

Bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station X27

$15

Bus via West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl)  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl) 38
  2. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park X58

$16 - $17

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy 34.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy station. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) and arriving at Kirkcaldy, Bus Station via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Kirkcaldy. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Falkirk and Kirkcaldy is 26 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy without a car is to train which takes 1 h and costs .

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The train from Falkirk Grahamston to Kirkcaldy takes 1 h including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Falkirk to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital station.

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Falkirk to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Falkirk Grahamston station.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy is to train which takes 1 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 8 min.

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Falkirk to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Bus Station.

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Falkirk to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Kirkcaldy station.

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Map of how to get from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Falkirk, Scotland and Kirkcaldy, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy 5 times a week. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Haymarket to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkirk to Kirkcaldy is 34 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy.

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