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Duration 2h 27m
Distance 38.5 miles
Average price £-1
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Carluke and Kilmarnock takes 2h 27m and the fastest bus takes 1h 56m. There is a bus service every few hours from Carluke to Kilmarnock. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Carluke, Burton Lane
  2. Motherwell, Watson Street
  3. Buchanan Bus Station
  4. Kilmarnock
2h 28m

Carluke to Kilmarnock bus times

Buses run hourly between Carluke and Kilmarnock. The service departs Carluke at 15:54 in the afternoon, which arrives into Kilmarnock at 18:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carluke to Kilmarnock station. However, there are services departing from Carluke, Burton Lane and arriving at Kilmarnock, Bus Station via Motherwell, Watson Street and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 28m.

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The distance between Carluke and Kilmarnock is 27 miles. The road distance is 38.5 miles.

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Carluke to Kilmarnock bus services, operated by JMB Travel, depart from Carluke, Burton Lane station.

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Carluke to Kilmarnock bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Kilmarnock, Bus Station.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Kilmarnock. Prices start at £75 per night.

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