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Glenrothes with Thornton train station sits on the Fife Circle Line and is the local station for residents in the town of Glenrothes and the village of Thornton. The station has been open to passengers since 1992, and there are daily services available to the city of Edinburgh. There are three trains per hour that stop at this station and continue to Edinburgh (Waverley), this service increases during peak periods. Two trains arrive per hour on a Sunday and the fastest journey time is 1 hour.  

You can access both platforms via ramps, platform 1 is accessible from Main Street, and the entrance to platform 2 is through the station car park. Facilities at the station include a car park free to passengers travelling from Glenrothes with Thornton train station, shelters are available on both platform, and departure screens are in use for live updates. The station has no facilities to purchase a ticket. Abellio ScotRail manages all services at this station. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces48
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces5
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes
Ramps to both platforms
Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Glenrothes with Thornton

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Glenrothes with Thornton station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail06:022On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail06:242On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail06:552On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:191On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:491On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from MarkinchScotRail06:012On time
from MarkinchScotRail06:242On time
from PerthScotRail06:552On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:151On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:351On time
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