There are 10 ways to get from Glenrothes to London by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station X59 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

$73 - $363

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Bus  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station X59 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$43 - $58

8 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to London Kings Cross

$64 - $99

Drive  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Glenrothes to London 433.9 miles

$90 - $140

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  4 h 1 min

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

$78 - $230

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  3 h 57 min

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

$87 - $255

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Ferrytoll, Park & Ride (Ferrytoll Park & Ride)
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW

$70 - $185

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted  •  4 h 27 min

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

$59 - $150

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  4 h 26 min

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

$67 - $169

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

$95 - $317

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glenrothes station to London station. However, there are services departing from Glenrothes, Bus Station and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 38 min.

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The distance between Glenrothes and London is 349 miles. The road distance is 433.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glenrothes to London without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 5 min and costs .

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

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

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The best way to get from Glenrothes to London is to train which takes 6 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 38 min.

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

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Glenrothes to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glenrothes to London is 434 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to drive from Glenrothes to London.

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KLM, Flybe and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to London City Airport.

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

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

LNER operates a train from Glenrothes to London 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 5 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glenrothes to London via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Edinburgh in around 11 h 38 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Kirkcaldy to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $180
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13
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
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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