Kirkcaldy to Glasgow by train

  • First train
    06:14
  • Last train
    23:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 23m
  • Distance
    73 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    60
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 51m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow by train

Fast trains from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow take around 1 hour and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 73 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Kirkcaldy and Glasgow.

1. Are there direct trains from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow?

Journeys between Kirkcaldy and Glasgow usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 59 departures on the route from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 55 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow?

The Kirkcaldy to Glasgow train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Kirkcaldy to Glasgow train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Glasgow is usually scheduled to depart Kirkcaldy around 05:55 and the last train is around 22:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Kirkcaldy around 06:14, and the last at 23:28.

When to book Kirkcaldy to Glasgow train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow by train.

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Which train companies operate between Kirkcaldy and Glasgow?

More than one train company operates on the route from Kirkcaldy to Glasgow, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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