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There are 7 ways to get from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to Cupar
  2. Take the bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to St Andrews, Bus Station X59 / ...

Cheapest option

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews 24.4 miles

$40 - $60

5 alternative options

Bus via Glenrothes, Bus Station  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park to Glenrothes, Bus Station X37
  2. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station X59 / ...

Bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station X60 / ...

Bus Moffat + Williamson  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to St Andrews, Madras College 64

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews 24.4 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews 24.4 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews is to taxi which costs £55 - £75 and takes 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station station and arriving at St Andrews, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Kirkcaldy and St Andrews is 21 miles. The road distance is 24.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews without a car is to train and bus which takes 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews, including transfers.

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Kirkcaldy to St Andrews bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park station.

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Kirkcaldy to St Andrews bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at St Andrews, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kirkcaldy to St Andrews is 24 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews.

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There are 376+ hotels available in St Andrews. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Kirkcaldy, Scotland and St Andrews, Fife, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews via Glenrothes, Bus Station in around 1 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 Cupar
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Glebe Park to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkcaldy, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bay Travel
Phone
+44 1383 516161
Website
bay-travel.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station to St Andrews, Alexandra Place
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
bay-travel.co.uk
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to St Andrews, Madras College
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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uber.com
Assist
$40 - $60
UberX
$40 - $60
uberXL
$65 - $90
Exec
$65 - $95
Taxi from Kirkcaldy to St Andrews
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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