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Duration 4h 2m
Distance 68 miles
Average price £20
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average bus between East Kilbride and Methil takes 4h 2m and the fastest bus takes 3h 11m. There is a bus service every few hours from East Kilbride to Methil. 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. Halbeath, Park & Ride
  4. Methil
3h 48m
£14 - £21

East Kilbride to Methil bus times

Buses run hourly between East Kilbride and Methil. The earliest departure is at 16:58 in the afternoon, and the last departure from East Kilbride is at 22:40 which arrives into Methil at 08:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 2m. 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 Methil. However, there are services departing from Saint Leonards, Whitemoss Roundabout and arriving at Lower Methil, Memorial Court via Buchanan Bus Station and Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 48m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Methil is 54 miles. The road distance is 68 miles.

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

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East Kilbride to Methil bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Lower Methil, Memorial Court station.

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There are 267+ hotels available in Methil. Prices start at £75 per night.

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