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There are 11 ways to get from Glenrothes to London by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Edinburgh, Princes Street
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Edinburgh, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station

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Bus, train via London Euston

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Edinburgh, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston

Drive

  1. Drive from Glenrothes to London King's Cross

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London City

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY)

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR)

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN)
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN)

Bus, train to Dundee, fly to London City

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Ladybank, Railway Station
  2. Take the train from Ladybank to Dundee
  3. Fly from Dundee (DND) to London City (LCY)

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU)
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
Glenrothes → London
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The cheapest way to get from Glenrothes to London is to bus which costs £21 - £50 and takes 11h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Glenrothes to London is to bus and fly which costs £50 - £250 and takes 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glenrothes station to London station. However, there are services departing from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Edinburgh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 34m.

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It is 349 miles from Glenrothes to London. It is approximately 432.8 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Glenrothes to London without a car is to bus and train which takes 6h 5m and costs £55 - £400.

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It takes approximately 6h 5m to get from Glenrothes to London, including transfers.

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Glenrothes to London bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Glenrothes to London bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glenrothes to London is 433 miles. It takes approximately 7h 14m to drive from Glenrothes to London.

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Map of how to get from Glenrothes to London.
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  • Distance: 348.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 5m

What companies run services between Glenrothes, Scotland and London, England?

You can take a bus from Glenrothes to London Victoria via Edinburgh Bus Station in around 11h 34m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £310
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £330
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£30 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£28 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£28 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£28 - £180
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Dundee to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £360
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£130 - £750
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£28 - £190
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£21 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Cork
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£21 - £150
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £480
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £390
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ladybank to Dundee
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £13
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£10 - £13
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay to Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Ladybank, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
National Express
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Ladybank, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Moffat + Williamson

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