Duration 48 min
Distance 19.6 miles
Average price £9
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Carluke and Rutherglen takes 48 min and the fastest train takes 36 min. There is an hourly train service from Carluke to Rutherglen. 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
  2. Cambuslang
  3. Rutherglen
44 min
Bookable on Rome2rio
£5 - £12

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Carluke to Rutherglen? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Carluke to Rutherglen. However, there are services departing from Carluke and arriving at Rutherglen via Cambuslang. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 min.

More details

The distance between Carluke and Rutherglen is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.6 miles.

Get driving directions

Carluke to Rutherglen train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Carluke station.

More details

Carluke to Rutherglen train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Rutherglen station.

More details

Book your Carluke to Rutherglen train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 1093+ hotels available in Rutherglen. Prices start at £55 per night.

More details

What companies run services between Carluke and Rutherglen?

You can take a train from Carluke to Rutherglen via Cambuslang in around 44 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
£4 - £11

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps