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Duration 1h 18m
Distance 19.6 miles
Average price £5
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between East Kilbride and Cumbernauld takes 1h 18m and the fastest bus takes 1h 5m. The bus runs at least 3 times per hour from East Kilbride to Cumbernauld. 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. Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Cumbernauld
1h 23m
£5 - £7

East Kilbride to Cumbernauld bus times

Buses run every 20 minutes between East Kilbride and Cumbernauld. The earliest departure is at 13:23 in the afternoon, and the last departure from East Kilbride is at 23:45 which arrives into Cumbernauld at 05:46. All services require a transfer at Glasgow, Queen St (Tourist Centre) and take an average of 1h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Kilbride to Cumbernauld. However, there are services departing from Saint Leonards, Whitemoss Roundabout and arriving at Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 23m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Cumbernauld is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.6 miles.

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

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East Kilbride to Cumbernauld bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances station.

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There are 833+ hotels available in Cumbernauld. Prices start at £75 per night.

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