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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  6 h 20 min

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

$66 - $359

Cheapest option

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

$36 - $54

9 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to London Kings Cross

$63 - $99

Drive  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Glenrothes to London 433.9 miles

$90 - $140

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Markinch to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

$76 - $234

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Markinch to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

$84 - $259

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Markinch to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW

$68 - $189

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Markinch to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN

$57 - $154

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Markinch to Edinburgh Gateway
  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

$59 - $173

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Markinch to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

$106 - $373

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Markinch to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$131 - $473

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glenrothes to London is to bus which costs £27 - £45 and takes 11 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glenrothes to London is to train and fly which costs £60 - £200 and takes 4 h 9 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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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Glenrothes to London, including transfers.

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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 and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 38 min.

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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 Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 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 Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 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 2 min
When
Wednesday, Friday 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 20 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 Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday
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
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
Every 2 hours
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
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Markinch to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Train from Markinch to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Train from Markinch to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Hourly
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Markinch to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Train from Markinch to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators

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