There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station 500 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station X27 / ...

$18 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Dunfermline, Bus Station X24

$17

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Dunfermline Town

$27 - $33

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline 47.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline 47.8 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Dunfermline 47.8 miles

$170 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Dunfermline, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Dunfermline is 41 miles. The road distance is 47.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £13 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline, including transfers.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline is to bus which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £13 - £17. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £20 - £25 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dunfermline, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline is 48 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline.

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There are 2326+ hotels available in Dunfermline. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline.
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  • Distance: 40.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Dunfermline, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline via Buchanan Bus Station in around 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane, Glasgow Queen Street, and Haymarket in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Haymarket to Dunfermline Town
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Dunfermline
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Dunfermline
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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