Duration 54 min
Distance 26 miles
Average price £11
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Johnstone and Hamilton takes 54 min and the fastest train takes 43 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Johnstone to Hamilton. 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. Johnstone
  2. Glasgow Central Low Level
  3. Hamilton
52 min
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£6 - £14

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Want to know about travelling from Johnstone to Hamilton? 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 Johnstone to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Johnstone and arriving at Hamilton Central via Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Johnstone and Hamilton is 19 miles. The road distance is 26 miles.

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Johnstone to Hamilton train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Johnstone station.

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Johnstone to Hamilton train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Hamilton Central station.

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There are 942+ hotels available in Hamilton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Johnstone and Hamilton?

You can take a train from Johnstone to Hamilton via Glasgow Central and Glasgow Central Low Level in around 52 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
16 min
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £7

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