There are 6 ways to get from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy by train, bus, night 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

Train  •  21 min

$5 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  44 min

  1. X58

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Night train  •  17 min

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. 13 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. 13 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  17 min

  1. 13 miles

$25 - $35

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

ScotRail operates a train from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 21 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
CrossCountry
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$19 - $28
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverkeithing, Square (Spar Supermarket) to Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$25 - $35
uberX
$25 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $55
UberEXEC
$40 - $55
Taxi from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Inverkeithing and Kirkcaldy is 18 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy is to night train which takes 17 min and costs £11 - £16.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Inverkeithing and arriving at Kirkcaldy. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverkeithing, Square (Spar Supermarket) and arriving at Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

The train from Inverkeithing to Kirkcaldy takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.