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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Dunfermline, Bus Station  •  1 h 17 min

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

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Rosyth, Parkside Street X51

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Rosyth 40.2 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Rosyth 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

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

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Glasgow to Rosyth every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Rosyth, Parkside Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Rosyth
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Rosyth is 56 km. The road distance is 64 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Rosyth is to bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Rosyth is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs £95 - £120.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Rosyth, Parkside Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Glasgow to Rosyth, including transfers.