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Markinch to Kirkcaldy by train

It takes an average of 9m to travel from Markinch to Kirkcaldy by train, over a distance of around 6 miles (10 km). There are normally 34 trains per day travelling from Markinch to Kirkcaldy and tickets for this journey start from £4.20 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 8m
PriceFrom £4.20
Distance6 miles (10 km)
Frequency34 trains per day
First train05:46
Last train23:24
Departure stationMarkinch
Arrival stationKirkcaldy
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsCrossCountry, ScotRail

Markinch to Kirkcaldy train times

Check out the next trains departing from Markinch to Kirkcaldy for Sunday 13th June 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
23:16 On timemarkinch23:25 On timekirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedcrosscountry PeakGet tickets9m, direct
05:46 markinch05:56 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets10m, direct
06:37 markinch06:47 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets10m, direct
06:48 markinch07:27 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets39m, 1 change
07:38 markinch07:48 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets10m, direct
07:46 markinch07:56 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets10m, direct
08:11 markinch08:21 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets10m, direct
09:03 markinch09:13 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets10m, direct
10:20 markinch10:30 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets10m, direct
10:32 markinch10:42 kirkcaldyPlat. 1 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets10m, direct

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Markinch to Kirkcaldy? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Markinch to Kirkcaldy take?

The average journey time by train between Markinch and Kirkcaldy is 9 minutes, with around 34 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Markinch and Kirkcaldy by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Markinch to Kirkcaldy is 8 minutes.

How much does the train from Markinch to Kirkcaldy cost?

Train ticket prices from Markinch to Kirkcaldy can start from as little as £4.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Markinch to Kirkcaldy?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Markinch to Kirkcaldy without having to change trains. There are 34 direct trains from Markinch to Kirkcaldy each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Markinch to Kirkcaldy leave?

The first train from Markinch to Kirkcaldy leaves at 05:46. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Markinch to Kirkcaldy leave?

The last train from Markinch to Kirkcaldy leaves at 23:24. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Markinch and Kirkcaldy by train?

Trains travelling from Markinch to Kirkcaldy cover a distance of around 6 miles (10 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Kirkcaldy to Markinch.

Cheap train tickets from Markinch to Kirkcaldy

Train tickets from Markinch to Kirkcaldy start at £4.20 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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