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There are 4 ways to get from Lochgelly to Dunfermline by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Lochgelly to Dunfermline Town

£2 - £5

3 alternative options

Line 19 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Lochgelly, North Street to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre 19A / ...

£3 - £5

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lochgelly to Dunfermline 9.1 miles

£21 - £26

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Lochgelly to Dunfermline 9.1 miles

£1 - £2

Lochgelly to Dunfermline by train

The train journey time between Lochgelly and Dunfermline is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest train normally takes 14 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Lochgelly to Dunfermline train service departs from Lochgelly and arrives in Dunfermline Town. Typically 153 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
14 min
Fastest train time:
14 min
Trains per week:
153
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:13
Last train departs at:
23:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lochgelly to Dunfermline train schedules

Lochgelly → Dunfermline
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Lochgelly to Dunfermline is to drive, which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lochgelly to Dunfermline is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lochgelly, North Street and arriving at Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lochgelly and arriving at Dunfermline Town. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Lochgelly and Dunfermline is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Lochgelly to Dunfermline without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs £2 - £5.

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The train from Lochgelly to Dunfermline Town takes 14 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Lochgelly to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Lochgelly, North Street station.

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Lochgelly to Dunfermline train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Lochgelly station.

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The best way to get from Lochgelly to Dunfermline is to train which takes 14 min and costs £2 - £5. Alternatively, you can line 19 bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 41 min.

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  • Distance: 7 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Lochgelly, Scotland and Dunfermline, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Lochgelly to Dunfermline Town hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £5 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Lochgelly, North Street to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lochgelly to Dunfermline Town
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lochgelly, North Street to Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Lochgelly to Dunfermline
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
£21 - £26
MSD Taxi Cowdenbeath
Phone
+44 1383 514 100
Website
msd-taxi.business.site
Mitchell's Taxi
Phone
+44 7834 765 840
Adams Taxi
Phone
+44 1383 512 344

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Lochgelly to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre station.

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Lochgelly to Dunfermline train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Dunfermline Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lochgelly to Dunfermline is 9 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Lochgelly to Dunfermline.

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