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Trains Dundee to Kirkcaldy: Times, Prices and Tickets

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What's the best way to get from Dundee to Kirkcaldy? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Dundee to Kirkcaldy, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much does it cost to get from Dundee to Kirkcaldy by train?

On average, a train ticket from Dundee to Kirkcaldy will cost you £ 20.80. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 20.80. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Dundee to Kirkcaldy by train

Best price £ 20.80
Journey duration 42 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 20:45
Last departure 20:37
Distance 26 mi
Departure Dundee
Arrival Kirkcaldy
Carriers Nationalrail, ScotRail, London North Eastern Railway

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How long does the journey from Dundee to Kirkcaldy take by train?

The distance between Dundee and Kirkcaldy is around 26 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 42 min. However, the fastest routes between Dundee and Kirkcaldy take 20 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the first and last departures from Dundee to Kirkcaldy?

The first departure of the night from Dundee to Kirkcaldy leaves at 20:45, while the last journey sets out at 20:37. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Dundee and Kirkcaldy. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use to travel from Dundee to Kirkcaldy?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Dundee and Kirkcaldy. You can start your journey in Dundee at stations such as Dundee [ DEE ], Dundee and Kirkcaldy. These connect to stations including Kirkcaldy [ KDY ], Perth, Dundee and Kirkcaldy in Kirkcaldy. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Dundee to Kirkcaldy.

How many journeys from Dundee to Kirkcaldy take place each day?

On average, there are 10 daily departures from Dundee to Kirkcaldy. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 12 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include ScotRail and London North Eastern Railway, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 10 departures from Dundee which travel directly to Kirkcaldy. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.


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