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

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy

$28 - $55

3 alternative options

Bus, line 33 bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride M90 / ...
  2. Take the line 33 bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge 33 / ...

Bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Millburn, Morrisons to Glenrothes, Bus Station 267

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Kirkcaldy 140.9 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Kirkcaldy is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Kirkcaldy is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Inverness station to Kirkcaldy. However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge via Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Inverness and arriving at Kirkcaldy. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Kirkcaldy is 103 miles. The road distance is 140.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Kirkcaldy without a car is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs £21 - £40.

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The train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy takes 2 h 57 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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

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The best way to get from Inverness to Kirkcaldy is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs £21 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 33 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Kirkcaldy.
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  • Distance: 103 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 57 min. LNER also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Inverness to Kirkcaldy via Halbeath, Park & Ride in around 4 h 13 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $80
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Millburn, Morrisons to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Inverness to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Kirkcaldy is 141 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Inverness to Kirkcaldy.

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