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from Edinburgh to Dunfermline

You can get from Edinburgh to Dunfermline by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Edinburgh to Dunfermline on Sep 18 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:54AMEdinburgh Waverley0h31 10:25AMDunfermline Town
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$91One-way
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09:54AMEdinburgh Waverley0h31 10:25AMDunfermline Town
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10:18AMEdinburgh Waverley0h31 10:49AMDunfermline Town
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09:18AMEdinburgh Waverley0h31 09:49AMDunfermline Town
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08:15AMEdinburgh Waverley0h32 08:47AMDunfermline Town
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Travel Information between Edinburgh and Dunfermline

distanceDistance13 miles (21 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $9 (€8) • 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesScotrail

Travel 13 miles (21 km) by train from Edinburgh to Dunfermline. Scotrail is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Dunfermline.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Edinburgh to Dunfermline?

You can travel from Edinburgh to Dunfermline by train.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Dunfermline?

Traveling by train is also the quickest way from Edinburgh to Dunfermline. It takes on average 34 min   to travel this journey.

How far is it from Edinburgh to Dunfermline?

The distance is approximately 13 miles (21 km) from Edinburgh to Dunfermline.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Edinburgh to Dunfermline?

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Dunfermline is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Edinburgh and Dunfermline as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Edinburgh and Dunfermline, where do I depart from Edinburgh and where do I arrive in Dunfermline?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Dunfermline:

  • Most travelers board their train from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Dunfermline Town.
Who can get me from Edinburgh to Dunfermline?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Edinburgh and Dunfermline:

  • You can travel by train between Edinburgh and Dunfermline with Scotrail, and you can find Scotrail Edinburgh to Dunfermline tickets for $9 (€8) on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Edinburgh to Dunfermline?
Your trip from Edinburgh to Dunfermline doesn't have to end in Dunfermline. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Glasgow, Dundee or London. If you’d like to add Glasgow, Dundee or London to your Edinburgh to Dunfermline tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Dunfermline today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Edinburgh to Dunfermline one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Dunfermline, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets cost on average $9 (€8) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Edinburgh to Dunfermline online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Dunfermline
Edinburgh
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Edinburgh Waverley
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.

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