There are 5 ways to get from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard by train, bus, 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, line 88 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to Inverkeithing
  2. Take the line 88 bus from Inverkeithing, Railway Station Turning Circle to Rosyth, Dockyard Roundabout (Dockyard Roundabout South) 88 / ...

$7 - $44

Cheapest option

Line 7 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge (Cemetery Gates) to Rosyth, Castlandhill Road (The Co op Supermarket) 7

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard 17.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard 17.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard 17.3 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Kirkcaldy, Scotland and Rosyth Dockyard, Scotland?

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kirkcaldy to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Kirkcaldy to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Single
$27 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Kirkcaldy to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
14 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
Train from Kirkcaldy to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverkeithing, Railway Station Turning Circle to Rosyth, Dockyard Roundabout (Dockyard Roundabout South)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge (Cemetery Gates) to Rosyth, Castlandhill Road (The Co op Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $70
UberEXEC
$50 - $70
Taxi from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kirkcaldy and Rosyth Dockyard is 21 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £40 - £55.

No, there is no direct bus from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard. However, there are services departing from Kirkcaldy, Bennochy Bridge (Cemetery Gates) and arriving at Rosyth, Hilton Road (Bus Terminus) via Rosyth, Castlandhill Road (The Co op Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Kirkcaldy to Rosyth Dockyard, including transfers.