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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Falkland Palace by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay X24 / ...

£10 - £15

3 alternative options

Train, line 64 bus  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Ladybank
  3. Take the line 64 bus from Ladybank, Railway Station to Falkland, Palace 64

Train, bus  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the bus from Perth, Scott Street to Falkland, Palace 36 / ...

£18 - £46

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Falkland Palace 56.7 miles

£8 - £13

Glasgow to Falkland Palace by bus and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Falkland Palace is around 7h 58m and covers a distance of around 67 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 20m. Operated by Stagecoach East Scotland and Moffat + Williamson, the Glasgow to Falkland Palace service departs from Buchanan Bus Station and arrives in Falkland Palace. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 58m
Fastest journey time:
2h 20m
Journey distance:
67 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:20
Last service departs at:
22:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Falkland Palace bus and walk schedules

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

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The cost-effective way to get from Glasgow to Falkland Palace is to drive, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Falkland Palace is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Falkland Palace. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Falkland, Palace via Glenrothes, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Falkland Palace is 49 miles. The road distance is 56.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Falkland Palace without a car is to bus which takes 2h 52m and costs £10 - £15.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from Glasgow to Falkland Palace, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow to Falkland Palace bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Falkland Palace is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Glasgow to Falkland Palace.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Falkland Palace. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Falkland Palace.
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  • Distance: 48.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Falkland Palace, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay hourly. Tickets cost £10 - £15 and the journey takes 1h 56m.

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 Ladybank
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £24
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £24
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Perth, Scott Street to Falkland, Palace
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Ladybank, Railway Station to Falkland, Palace
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Moffat + Williamson
Bus from Perth, Scott Street to Falkland, Palace
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Moffat + Williamson

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