There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Lochgelly by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, line 19 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride X27 / ...
  2. Take the line 19 bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Lochgelly, North Street (Lochgelly Centre) 19 / ...

$18

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

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

$21 - $26

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Lochgelly 46.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Lochgelly 46.9 miles

$10 - $15

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Lochgelly. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Lochgelly, North Street (Lochgelly Centre) via Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Lochgelly. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Lochgelly via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Lochgelly is 41 miles. The road distance is 46.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Lochgelly without a car is to bus and line 19 bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Glasgow to Lochgelly, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow to Lochgelly train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Lochgelly is to bus and line 19 bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Glasgow to Lochgelly bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Lochgelly, North Street (Lochgelly Centre) station.

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Glasgow to Lochgelly train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Lochgelly station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Lochgelly.
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  • Distance: 41.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Lochgelly via Halbeath, Park & Ride in around 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Lochgelly via Haymarket in around 2 h 26 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
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Train from Haymarket to Lochgelly
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Lochgelly, North Street (Lochgelly Centre)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Lochgelly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Lochgelly is 47 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Glasgow to Lochgelly.

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