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

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Recommended option

Bus, line 7 bus  •  1 h 11 min

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

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Auchmuty, Pinkerton Road to Thornton, Railway Station 39 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glenrothes with Thornton to Burntisland

$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

$25 - $35

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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.

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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 via Kirkcaldy, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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

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The best way to get from Glenrothes to Burntisland without a car is to bus and line 7 bus which takes 1 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Glenrothes to Burntisland, including transfers.

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Glenrothes to Burntisland bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station.

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Glenrothes to Burntisland bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Burntisland, Library station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glenrothes to Burntisland is 13 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Glenrothes to Burntisland.

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There are 2283+ hotels available in Burntisland. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glenrothes to Burntisland.
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  • Distance: 9.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

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 11 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glenrothes with Thornton to Burntisland
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to Burntisland, Library
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Auchmuty, Pinkerton Road to Thornton, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from Auchmuty, Pinkerton Road to Thornton, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $55
Exec
$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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