There are 5 ways to get from Tayport to Kirkcaldy by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Kirkcaldy

$13 - $53

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Tayport, Parish Church (Maitland Street) to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay 53
  2. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street X37

$14

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tayport to Kirkcaldy 30.2 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Tayport to Kirkcaldy 30.2 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tayport to Kirkcaldy 30.2 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tayport to Kirkcaldy. However, there are services departing from Tayport, Parish Church (Maitland Street) and arriving at Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street via Glenrothes, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Tayport and Kirkcaldy is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Tayport to Kirkcaldy without a car is to train which takes 1 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Tayport to Kirkcaldy, including transfers.

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Tayport to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Tayport, Parish Church (Maitland Street) station.

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The best way to get from Tayport to Kirkcaldy is to train which takes 1 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 34 min.

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Tayport to Kirkcaldy bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tayport to Kirkcaldy is 30 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Tayport to Kirkcaldy.

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There are 2227+ hotels available in Kirkcaldy. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tayport to Kirkcaldy.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Tayport to Kirkcaldy hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 43 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tayport to Kirkcaldy via Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay and Glenrothes, Bus Station in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
LNER
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dundee to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$190
Sleeper Seat
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tayport, Parish Church (Maitland Street) to Glenrothes, Bus Station Arrival Bay
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Alexandra Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tayport to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $75
UberX
$50 - $75
uberXL
$80 - $110
Exec
$80 - $120
Taxi from Tayport to Kirkcaldy
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Tay Taxis
Phone
+44 1382 450450
The Taxi Club
Phone
+44 1382 202727

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