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

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

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station X27 / ...

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Line 26 bus, bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Paisley, Espedair Burn to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 26
  2. Take the bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station X24

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Paisley to Dunfermline 48.6 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Paisley to Dunfermline 48.6 miles

$10 - $16

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

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Paisley to Dunfermline every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Paisley to Dunfermline
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paisley to Dunfermline?

The distance between Paisley and Dunfermline is 66 km. The road distance is 78 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paisley to Dunfermline?

The cheapest way to get from Paisley to Dunfermline is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paisley to Dunfermline?

The quickest way to get from Paisley to Dunfermline is to taxi which takes 58 min and costs £110 - £140.

Is there a direct bus between Paisley and Dunfermline?

No, there is no direct bus from Paisley to Dunfermline. However, there are services departing from Paisley, Espedair Burn and arriving at Dunfermline, Bus Station via Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

How long does it take to get from Paisley to Dunfermline?

It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Paisley to Dunfermline, including transfers.