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There are 5 ways to get from Perth to Dunfermline by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Perth, South Street to Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay X56 / ...

$8 - $12

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Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Dunfermline Town

$13 - $17

Train via Inverkeithing  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Inverkeithing

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Perth to Dunfermline 28.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Perth to Dunfermline 28.6 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Perth to Dunfermline is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Perth to Dunfermline is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Perth, South Street and arriving at Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Perth and arriving at Dunfermline Town. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Perth and Dunfermline is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Perth to Dunfermline without a car is to bus which takes 52 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The bus from Perth, South Street to Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Perth to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Perth, South Street station.

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Perth to Dunfermline train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Perth station.

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The best way to get from Perth to Dunfermline is to bus which takes 52 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £10 - £13 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Perth to Dunfermline.
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  • Distance: 22.5 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Perth to Dunfermline hourly, and the journey takes 52 min. Scottish Citylink also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Perth to Dunfermline twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Dunfermline Town
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Perth to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Perth to Inverkeithing
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$14 - $22
1st Class
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, South Street to Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Perth, Edinburgh Road to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Perth to Dunfermline
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727

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Perth to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Halbeath, Park & Ride Arrival Bay station.

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Perth to Dunfermline train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Dunfermline Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Perth to Dunfermline is 29 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Perth to Dunfermline.

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