Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh by train
Travelling from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh take around 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 18 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Kirkcaldy and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh?
Direct trains from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh have been found.
We usually find around 85 direct trains on the route from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 62 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh?
The Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Kirkcaldy around 05:55 and the last train is around 23:31.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Kirkcaldy around 06:14, and the last at 23:28.
What's the Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh are $10.77, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $10, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh by train.
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Which train companies operate between Kirkcaldy and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- London North Eastern Railway
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Edinburgh to Kirkcaldy by train