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There are 4 ways to get from Stirling to Kirkcaldy by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station 257

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Kirkcaldy

$14 - $32

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Kirkcaldy 40.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Kirkcaldy 40.4 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Kirkcaldy is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Kirkcaldy is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stirling, Bus Station station and arriving at Kirkcaldy, Bus Station station. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Kirkcaldy. However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Kirkcaldy via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Kirkcaldy is 30 miles. The road distance is 40.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Kirkcaldy without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Stirling to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station.

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Stirling to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Stirling station.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Kirkcaldy is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £11 - £25 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Kirkcaldy.
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  • Distance: 30.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Kirkcaldy, Scotland?

Fishers Tours of Dundee operates a bus from Stirling to Kirkcaldy once a week, and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stirling to Kirkcaldy via Haymarket in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Haymarket to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$24 - $35
Train from Haymarket to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
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Taxi from Stirling to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Stirling to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Bus Station.

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Stirling to Kirkcaldy train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Kirkcaldy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Kirkcaldy is 40 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Stirling to Kirkcaldy.

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