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There are 4 ways to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2 h 18 min

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

$9

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Train  •  2 h 23 min

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

$30 - $70

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 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to bus which costs £7 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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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 via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 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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The best way to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 18 min and costs £7.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance A.

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The best way to get from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to bus which takes 2 h 18 min and costs £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £23 - £55 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to drive from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA).

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  • Distance: 52.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Haymarket, Glasgow Queen Street, and Glasgow, Dundas Street in around 2 h 23 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
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $16
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Railway Station Stance A to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $280

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