Duration 25 min
Distance 6.7 miles
Average price £4
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Rutherglen and Cardonald takes 25 min and the fastest train takes 17 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Rutherglen to Cardonald. 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. Rutherglen
  2. Glasgow Central
  3. Cardonald
35 min
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£2 - £5

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No, there is no direct train from Rutherglen to Cardonald. However, there are services departing from Rutherglen and arriving at Cardonald via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Rutherglen and Cardonald is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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

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

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There are 1188+ hotels available in Cardonald. Prices start at £75 per night.

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You can take a train from Rutherglen to Cardonald via Glasgow Central Low Level and Glasgow Central in around 35 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
9 min
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2

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