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Duration 1h 56m
Distance 34.3 miles
Average price £7
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average bus between East Kilbride and Ayr takes 1h 56m and the fastest bus takes 1h 41m. There is a bus service every few hours from East Kilbride to Ayr. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 18 bus, bus

  1. Saint Leonards, Whitemoss Roundabout
  2. Glasgow, West Regent Lane
  3. Ayr
2h 11m
£6 - £9

East Kilbride to Ayr bus times

Buses run hourly between East Kilbride and Ayr. The earliest departure is at 11:35 in the morning, and the last departure from East Kilbride is at 22:10 which arrives into Ayr at 00:15. All services require a transfer at Glasgow, West Regent Street and take an average of 1h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from East Kilbride to Ayr station. However, there are services departing from Saint Leonards, Whitemoss Roundabout and arriving at Ayr, Bus Station via Glasgow, West Regent Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 11m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Ayr is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.3 miles.

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East Kilbride to Ayr bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Saint Leonards, Whitemoss Roundabout station.

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East Kilbride to Ayr bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Ayr, Bus Station.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Ayr. Prices start at £75 per night.

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