There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Glenrothes by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

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

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 47 min

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

$33 - $46

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Glenrothes 65.6 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Glenrothes 65.6 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Glenrothes is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Glenrothes is to drive which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £10 - £16.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Glenrothes is 86 km. The road distance is 105 km.

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The bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glenrothes, Bus Station takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Glenrothes, Bus Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Glenrothes every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Glenrothes via Glasgow, Dundas Street (Queen St Station), Glasgow Queen Street, Haymarket, Markinch, and Markinch, Howiegate Gardens in around 2 h 47 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 Markinch
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Glenrothes
Estimated price
$200 - $290

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