There are 7 ways to get from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Kirkcaldy

$11 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 15 min

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

$8 - $11

5 alternative options

Train via Haymarket  •  1 h 22 min

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

$12 - $30

Train, bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stance 5) to Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park X58

$14 - $26

Bus via West End, Shandwick Place (at 38 McColl)  •  2 h 58 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

$9 - $13

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

The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 42 min.

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

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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 15 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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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 UK operates a bus from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 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
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Haymarket to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Haymarket to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$6 - $9
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stance 5) to Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street (after Queensferry Street Lane) to Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Falkirk to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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