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Travel Information from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh

distanceDistance11 miles (17 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £10 • 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesScotrail

Travel 11 miles (17 km) by train to Edinburgh from Kirkcaldy. Scotrail is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh

Travel to Edinburgh 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 Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh.

What are my travel options from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh?

Getting from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh includes taking a train.

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

Travelling by train is also the quickest way from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh. It takes on average 38 min   to travel this journey.

How far is it from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh?

You should expect to travel around 11 miles (17 km) from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh.

How many services a day are there from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh?

The average frequency per day from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

When going from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh, where do I depart from Kirkcaldy and where do I arrive in Edinburgh?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh:

  • Most travellers catch their train from Kirkcaldy and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Which travel operators can get me from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Scotrail can take you to Edinburgh by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Scotrail from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh for £10.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh?

Looking to extend your trip from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow or Manchester from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I buy my Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets are costing £10 one way on average.

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

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