How to get from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard

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Recommended option

Bus, line 19 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station X27 / ...
  2. Take the line 19 bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Rosyth, Hilton Road (Bus Terminus) 19 / ...

$7 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard 39.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard 39.1 miles

$8 - $13

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard via Dunfermline, Bus Station and Rosyth, Hilton Road (Bus Terminus) in around 2 h.

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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Rosyth, Hilton Road (Bus Terminus)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard
Ave. Duration
44 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Rosyth Dockyard is 53 km. The road distance is 63 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard is to bus and line 19 bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2 h.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £90 - £120.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Rosyth, Hilton Road (Bus Terminus) via Dunfermline, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

It takes approximately 2 h to get from Glasgow to Rosyth Dockyard, including transfers.