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

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Line 257 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 257 bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Old Fire Station 257 / ...

£5 - £8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital X38
  2. Take the bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Dunfermline, Bus Station X27 / ...

Train  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Dunfermline Town

£8 - £32

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stirling to Dunfermline 23.6 miles

£50 - £65

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Dunfermline 23.6 miles

£4 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Dunfermline is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Dunfermline is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stirling, Bus Station station and arriving at Dunfermline, Old Fire Station station. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Dunfermline. However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Dunfermline Town via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 32m.

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The distance between Stirling and Dunfermline is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Dunfermline without a car is to line 257 bus which takes 47 min and costs £5 - £8.

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The line 257 bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Old Fire Station takes 47 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Stirling to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, depart from Stirling, Bus Station.

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

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

Fishers Tours of Dundee operates a bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Old Fire Station twice a week. Tickets cost £5 - £8 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stirling to Dunfermline via Haymarket in around 1h 32m.

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
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £23
Train from Haymarket to Dunfermline Town
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£7 - £10
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£4 - £7
1st Class
£15 - £23
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Dunfermline, Old Fire Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Scotland East
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Stirling to Dunfermline
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Stirling Taxis
Phone
+44 1786 816 236
Website
stirlingtaxi.com
Jade Taxis
Phone
+44 1786 446 447
Website
stirlingtaxis.co.uk
City Cabs Stirling
Phone
+44 1786 465 557
Website
citycabs-stirling.co.uk
Braehead Taxis
Phone
+44 1786 445 544
Website
braehead-taxis.co.uk

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The best way to get from Stirling to Dunfermline is to line 257 bus which takes 47 min and costs £5 - £8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £35 and takes 1h 32m.

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Stirling to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Dunfermline, Old Fire Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Dunfermline is 24 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Stirling to Dunfermline.

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