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There are 4 ways to get from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Halbeath, Fife College to Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance D 33 / ...

£3 - £7

Cheapest option

Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Queen Margaret to Inverkeithing
  2. Take the train from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy

£3 - £14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy 11.3 miles

£26 - £31

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy 11.3 miles

£1 - £3

Halbeath to Kirkcaldy by buses

The bus journey time between Halbeath and Kirkcaldy is around 49 min and covers a distance of around 15 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 34 min. Operated by Stagecoach East Scotland and Fishers Tours of Dundee, the Halbeath to Kirkcaldy bus service departs from Halbeath, Fife College and arrives in Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance D. Typically 372 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
49 min
Fastest bus time:
34 min
Buses per week:
372
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:42
Last bus departs at:
23:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Halbeath to Kirkcaldy bus schedules

Halbeath → Kirkcaldy
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The cost-effective way to get from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy is to drive, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy is to taxi which costs £26 - £31 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Halbeath, Fife College and arriving at Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance D station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy. However, there are services departing from Dunfermline Queen Margaret and arriving at Kirkcaldy via Inverkeithing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Halbeath and Kirkcaldy is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs £3 - £7.

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The bus from Halbeath, Fife College to Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance D takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Halbeath to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Halbeath, Fife College station.

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Halbeath to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Dunfermline Queen Margaret station.

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The best way to get from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy is to bus which takes 35 min and costs £3 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £2 - £15 and takes 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy.
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  • Distance: 9.8 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Halbeath, Scotland and Kirkcaldy, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Halbeath, Fife College to Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance D every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £6 and the journey takes 35 min. Fishers Tours of Dundee also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy via Inverkeithing in around 43 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dunfermline Queen Margaret to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £4
Train from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £8
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£6 - £8
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£1 - £11
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£7 - £11
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Fife College to Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance D
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Halbeath, Kingdom Services to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Other operators
Taxi from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
£26 - £31
Uptown Cabs
Phone
+44 1383 621 117
M & M Taxis
Phone
+44 1383 727 235
Corporate Taxi Dunfermline
Phone
+44 1383 252 525
Website
corporatetaxi.co.uk
MSD Taxi Cowdenbeath
Phone
+44 1383 514 100
Website
msd-taxi.business.site
Mitchell's Taxi
Phone
+44 7834 765 840
Adams Taxi
Phone
+44 1383 512 344

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Halbeath to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance D.

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Halbeath to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Kirkcaldy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Halbeath to Kirkcaldy is 11 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Halbeath to Kirkcaldy.

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