Duration 58 min
Distance 6 miles
Average price £8
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between East Kilbride and Rutherglen takes 58 min and the fastest train takes 44 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from East Kilbride 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.

Train

  1. East Kilbride
  2. Glasgow Central Low Level
  3. Rutherglen
50 min
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£4 - £9

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Rutherglen. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Rutherglen via Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Rutherglen is 5 miles. The road distance is 6 miles.

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

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

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There are 988+ hotels available in Rutherglen. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between East Kilbride and Rutherglen?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Rutherglen via Glasgow Central and Glasgow Central Low Level in around 50 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £7

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