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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 14m

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

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Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station X24

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Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar 63.6 miles

Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar by train

The train journey time between Glasgow Queen Street and Cupar is around 2h 11m and covers a distance of around 89 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 28 min. The fastest train normally takes 1h 43m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service and CrossCountry. Typically 134 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 43m
Layover time:
28 min
Total time:
2h 11m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 43m
Train distance:
89 miles
Trains per week:
134
Cheapest price:
£18
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:00
Last train departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar train schedules

Glasgow Queen Street → Cupar
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cupar is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Cupar is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Cupar, Railway Station station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Cupar via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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The distance between Glasgow Queen Street and Cupar is 58 miles. The road distance is 63.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar without a car is to train which takes 2h 14m and costs £18 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar, including transfers.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar is to train which takes 2h 14m and costs £18 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £17 and takes 2h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar.
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  • Distance: 57.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 14m

What companies run services between Glasgow Queen Street, Scotland and Cupar, Scotland?

You can take a train from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar via Haymarket in around 2h 14m. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost £12 - £17 and the journey takes 2h 23m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Train from Haymarket to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £27
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£21 - £27
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Cupar, Railway Station.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Cupar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from Glasgow Queen Street to Cupar.

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