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

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Bus via Dunfermline, Bus Station  •  1 h 27 min

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

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 56 min

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

$18 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Rosyth, Castlandhill Road X51

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Rosyth 40.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Rosyth 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Rosyth is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 46 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Rosyth, Castlandhill Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Rosyth. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Rosyth via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Rosyth is 35 miles. The road distance is 40.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Rosyth without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Glasgow to Rosyth, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Rosyth is to bus which takes 1 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £13 - £18 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Rosyth.
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  • Distance: 34.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow to Rosyth every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Rosyth via Haymarket in around 1 h 56 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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Train from Haymarket to Rosyth
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Rosyth, Castlandhill Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Rosyth
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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Glasgow to Rosyth bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dunfermline, Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Rosyth is 40 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Glasgow to Rosyth.

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