There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow to Leven by bus, train or car

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Bus via Glenrothes, Bus Station  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station X26 / ...

$23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Leven, Bus Station X27

$21

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 53 min

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

$27 - $37

Train, bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stance 5) to Leven, Bus Station X58 / ...

$29 - $33

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stance 5) to Leven, Bus Station X58 / ...

$26 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Leven 59.7 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Leven, Bus Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Leven is 54 miles. The road distance is 59.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Leven without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Glasgow to Leven, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Leven bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Leven is to bus which takes 2 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Glasgow to Leven bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Leven is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Glasgow to Leven.

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There are 436+ hotels available in Leven. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Leven.
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  • Distance: 54.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Leven, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow to Leven every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Leven via Haymarket, Markinch, and Markinch, Railway Station (Station Building) in around 2 h 53 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
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
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
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Leven, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stance 5) to Leven, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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