There are 5 ways to get from Glenrothes to Burntisland by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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, train  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Adam Smith Theatre X37
  2. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to Burntisland

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station X37
  2. Take the bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to Burntisland, Library (Kirkgate) 7 / ...

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glenrothes to Burntisland 13.3 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Glenrothes to Burntisland 13.3 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glenrothes to Burntisland 13.3 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glenrothes to Burntisland is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glenrothes to Burntisland is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 21 min.

More details

The distance between Glenrothes and Burntisland is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.3 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 56 min to get from Glenrothes to Burntisland, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Glenrothes station to Burntisland. However, there are services departing from Glenrothes, Bus Station and arriving at Burntisland, Library (Kirkgate) via Kirkcaldy, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

More details

What companies run services between Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland and Burntisland, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glenrothes to Burntisland via Kirkcaldy, Bus Station in around 1 h.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kirkcaldy to Burntisland
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Adam Smith Theatre
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to Burntisland, Library (Kirkgate)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Adam Smith Theatre to Burntisland, Library (Kirkgate)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
bay-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glenrothes to Burntisland
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$26 - $40
uberX
$26 - $40
uberXL
$35 - $55
UberEXEC
$40 - $55
Taxi from Glenrothes to Burntisland
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com

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