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There are 4 ways to get from Falkland to Kirkcaldy by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Falkland, Palace to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay 64 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street X37

£5 - £8

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Falkland, Palace to Ladybank, Railway Station 64 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ladybank to Kirkcaldy

£6 - £94

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falkland to Kirkcaldy 11.8 miles

£27 - £33

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Falkland to Kirkcaldy 11.8 miles

£1 - £3

Falkland to Kirkcaldy by buses

The bus journey time between Falkland and Kirkcaldy is around 1h 40m and covers a distance of around 15 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 49 min. Operated by Moffat + Williamson and Stagecoach East Scotland, the Falkland to Kirkcaldy bus service departs from Falkland, Palace and arrives in Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street. Typically 83 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 40m
Fastest bus time:
49 min
Buses per week:
83
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:48
Last bus departs at:
20:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Falkland to Kirkcaldy bus schedules

Falkland → Kirkcaldy
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kirkcaldy is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Falkland to Kirkcaldy is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The fastest way to get from Falkland to Kirkcaldy is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £27 - £33 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkland to Kirkcaldy. However, there are services departing from Falkland, Palace and arriving at Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street via Glenrothes, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between Falkland and Kirkcaldy is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkland to Kirkcaldy without a car is to bus which takes 1h 8m and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Falkland to Kirkcaldy, including transfers.

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Falkland to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Moffat + Williamson, depart from Falkland, Palace station.

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Falkland to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkland to Kirkcaldy is 12 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Falkland to Kirkcaldy.

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There are 833+ hotels available in Kirkcaldy. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 9.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 8m

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

You can take a bus from Falkland to Kirkcaldy via Glenrothes, Bus Station in around 1h 8m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ladybank to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £9
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£6 - £9
Bus operators
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Falkland, Palace to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Moffat + Williamson
Bus from Falkland, Palace to Ladybank, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Moffat + Williamson
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Falkland, Palace to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Falkland, Palace to Ladybank, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Falkland to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£27 - £33
Glenrothes Town Cabs
Phone
+44 1592 751 111
Website
glenrothestowncabs.co.uk
Glenrothes Taxi Centre
Phone
+44 1592 743 743
Eco Friendly Taxis
Phone
+44 1592 363 636
United Radio Cabs
Phone
+44 1592 752 327
Website
unitedradiocabs.co.uk
Markinch Cabs
Phone
+44 1592 756 550
Website
markinchcabs.co.uk

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