There are 7 ways to get from Glenrothes to Livingston 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 Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Livingston, Designer Outlet (Livingston Designers Outlet) 231 / ...

$12

Cheapest option

Bus Stagecoach UK  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) X59 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge) X51

$5 - $9

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Markinch, Railway Station (Station Building) M4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Markinch to Haymarket
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Livingston North

$15 - $58

Bus, line 28 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) X59 / ...
  2. Take the line 28 bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Knightsridge, Barclay Way (Knightsridge East) 27 / ...

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glenrothes to Livingston 35.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Glenrothes to Livingston 35.5 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glenrothes to Livingston 35.5 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glenrothes to Livingston is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glenrothes to Livingston is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 40 min.

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The distance between Glenrothes and Livingston is 24 miles. The road distance is 35.5 miles.

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The bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Livingston, Designer Outlet (Livingston Designers Outlet) takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glenrothes, Bus Station station and arriving at Livingston, Designer Outlet (Livingston Designers Outlet). Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Glenrothes to Livingston.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 24.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

Fishers Tours of Dundee operates a bus from Glenrothes to Livingston 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Markinch to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Haymarket to Livingston North
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Livingston, Designer Outlet (Livingston Designers Outlet)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride) to Knightsridge, Fastlink (Knightsridge)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Markinch, Railway Station (Station Building)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Markinch, Railway Station (Station Building)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glenrothes to Livingston
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$55 - $80
UberX
$55 - $80
uberXL
$90 - $130
Exec
$90 - $130
Taxi from Glenrothes to Livingston
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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