There are 6 ways to get from Inverness to Dunfermline by bus, train or car

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Bus via Halbeath, Park & Ride  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride M90 / ...

$33 - $44

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Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station M91

$30 - $45

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Perth
  2. Take the bus from Perth, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station M91

$32 - $55

Train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Inverkeithing

$36 - $59

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Millburn, Morrisons to Perth, South Street (Mountain Supplies) 228 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Perth, South Street (Bank Of Scotland) to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre 56 / ...

$44

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Dunfermline 142.1 miles

$30 - $45

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Bus Station station and arriving at Dunfermline, Bus Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Inverness to Dunfermline. However, there are services departing from Inverness and arriving at Dunfermline Town via Perth and Inverkeithing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Dunfermline is 102 miles. The road distance is 142.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Dunfermline without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Inverness to Dunfermline, including transfers.

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Inverness to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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Inverness to Dunfermline train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Inverness station.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Dunfermline is to bus which takes 3 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 30 min.

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Inverness to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Halbeath, Park & Ride station.

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Inverness to Dunfermline train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Inverkeithing station.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Dunfermline.
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  • Distance: 102.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Dunfermline, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Dunfermline hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Inverness to Dunfermline via Perth and Inverkeithing in around 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Perth to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
LNER
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Millburn, Morrisons to Perth, South Street (Mountain Supplies)
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, South Street (Bank Of Scotland) to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Dunfermline is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Inverness to Dunfermline.

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