The cheapest trains from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy

Showing times and prices for Oct 21

Cheapest

$16

Average

$19

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy will cost around $ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

Cheapest
09:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 10:38AMKirkcaldy
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$161One-way
Cheapest
08:45AMGlasgow Queen Street1h27 10:12AMKirkcaldy
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$161One-way
Cheapest
10:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 11:38AMKirkcaldy
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$161One-way
Cheapest
08:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 09:38AMKirkcaldy
1 changes
$161One-way
09:45AMGlasgow Queen Street1h40 11:25AMKirkcaldy
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$291One-way

Timetable Glasgow to Kirkcaldy

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, Oct 21
08:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 09:38AMKirkcaldy
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08:45AMGlasgow Queen Street1h27 10:12AMKirkcaldy
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09:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 10:38AMKirkcaldy
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09:45AMGlasgow Queen Street1h40 11:25AMKirkcaldy
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10:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 11:38AMKirkcaldy
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Wed
Oct 20
$16Scotrail
$3Megabus
Thu
Oct 21
$16Scotrail
$3Megabus
Sat
Oct 23
$16Scotrail
$3Megabus

The fastest trains from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy

Showing times and prices for Oct 21

Fastest Journey

1 h 23 m

Average

1 h 27 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

73 km

It's difficult to get from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 10:38AMKirkcaldy
1 changes
$161One-way
Fastest
10:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 11:38AMKirkcaldy
1 changes
$161One-way
Fastest
08:15AMGlasgow Queen Street1h23 09:38AMKirkcaldy
1 changes
$161One-way
08:45AMGlasgow Queen Street1h27 10:12AMKirkcaldy
1 changes
$161One-way
09:45AMGlasgow Queen Street1h40 11:25AMKirkcaldy
1 changes
$291One-way

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Train Information to Kirkcaldy from Glasgow

distanceDistance45 miles (73 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersScotrail

Trains from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy cover the 45 miles (73 km) long route taking on average 1 h 23 min with our travel partners like Scotrail. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $16 (€13), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Kirkcaldy.

Travel Tips

Trains from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy
Travel by train to Kirkcaldy easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy?
Train tickets to Kirkcaldy from Glasgow for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $16 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Glasgow and Kirkcaldy?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Glasgow to Kirkcaldy train to cost on average $16 (€13)  one way.
How far is it from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Kirkcaldy from Glasgow by train to be approximately 45 miles (73 km).
What is the Glasgow to Kirkcaldy train travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 45 miles (73 km) from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Glasgow to Kirkcaldy train journey time is on average 1 h 23 min.
Which train station from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy do I depart from? Which Kirkcaldy train station from Glasgow do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Kirkcaldy.

Where is the Glasgow train station located? Where is the Kirkcaldy train station located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Kirkcaldy most often arrive at Kirkcaldy and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

What train providers go from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy?
Take the Glasgow to Kirkcaldy train with Scotrail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Glasgow and Kirkcaldy as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy a day?
The average number of trains departing Glasgow for Kirkcaldy is 24 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy?
You can take the first train from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy at 7: 45 AM. The last train from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy that you can take departs at 9: 15 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $16 (€13) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Kirkcaldy
The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your journey from Glasgow to Kirkcaldy.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper