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Duration 59 min
Distance 5.9 miles
Average price £7
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between East Kilbride and Rutherglen takes 59 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
53 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 53 min.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Rutherglen is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.9 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 800+ 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 53 min.
Train operators
ScotRail
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £7
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Rutherglen
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £2

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