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There are 4 ways to get from Perth to Glenrothes by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Markinch
  2. Take the bus from Markinch, Railway Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station 43 / ...

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Perth to Glenrothes 21.9 miles

$65 - $80

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Perth, South Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay 36 / ...

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Perth to Glenrothes 21.9 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Perth to Glenrothes is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Perth to Glenrothes is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Perth, South Street and arriving at Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Perth and Glenrothes is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Perth to Glenrothes without a car is to train and bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Perth to Glenrothes, including transfers.

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

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Perth to Glenrothes bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay.

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Yes, the driving distance between Perth to Glenrothes is 22 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Perth to Glenrothes.

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There are 231+ hotels available in Glenrothes. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Perth to Glenrothes.
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  • Distance: 17.1 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Perth, Scotland and Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Perth to Glenrothes every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Fishers Tours of Dundee also services this route once a week.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Markinch
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Markinch, Railway Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, South Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Moffat + Williamson
Phone
01592 774785
Email
enquiries@moffat-williamson.co.uk
Website
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Bus from Markinch, Railway Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
moffat-williamson.co.uk
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Perth, South Street to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Perth to Glenrothes
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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