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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 37m

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

£13 - £39

Cheapest option

Bus, line 7 bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station X24 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Aberdour, station 7

£10 - £15

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Haymarket Station 900 / ...
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Aberdour

£14 - £24

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle 45.1 miles

£90 - £120

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle 45.1 miles

£6 - £10

Glasgow to Aberdour Castle by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Aberdour Castle is around 1h 44m and covers a distance of around 62 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 17m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to Aberdour Castle service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Aberdour Castle. Typically 189 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 44m
Fastest journey time:
1h 17m
Journey distance:
62 miles
Services per week:
189
Cheapest price:
£13
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Aberdour Castle train and walk schedules

Glasgow → Aberdour Castle
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 54 min.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £90 - £120 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Aberdour Castle station. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Aberdour, station via Dunfermline, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Aberdour via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 37m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Aberdour Castle is 40 miles. The road distance is 45.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle without a car is to train which takes 1h 37m and costs £13 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1h 37m to get from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Aberdour Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle is to train which takes 1h 37m and costs £13 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 2h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle.
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  • Distance: 39.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 37m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Aberdour Castle, Scotland?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle via Haymarket and Aberdour in around 1h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle via Dunfermline, Bus Station and Aberdour, station in around 2h 25m.

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 Aberdour
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £10
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£8 - £10
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Aberdour, station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
£90 - £120
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk

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Glasgow to Aberdour Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Aberdour, station.

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Glasgow to Aberdour Castle train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Aberdour station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Aberdour Castle is 45 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Glasgow to Aberdour Castle.

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