There are 5 ways to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street

$29 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance A to Buchanan Bus Station X27

$10 - $20

3 alternative options

Line 7 bus, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge (Cemetery Gates) to Dunfermline, Bus Station 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) X24

$11 - $17

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 61.9 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take a town car from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport 61.9 miles

$190 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to line 7 bus and bus which costs £8 - £14 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Kirkcaldy and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 52 miles. The road distance is 61.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kirkcaldy station to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance A and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The best way to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £23 - £55.

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Map of how to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 52.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Kirkcaldy, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

You can take a train from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Haymarket, Glasgow Queen Street, and Glasgow, North Court (Buchanan Street) in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kirkcaldy to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance A to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge (Cemetery Gates) to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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