There are 6 ways to get from Airdrie to Hamilton by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Line 201 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 201 bus from Airdrie, Wellwynd to Hamilton, Miller Street 201

$3 - $4

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Airdrie to Partick
  2. Take the train from Partick to Hamilton Central

$8 - $12

Bus, train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Airdrie, Wellwynd to Whifflet, Easton Place (Whifflet Rail Station) 201 / ...
  2. Take the train from Whifflet to Hamilton Central

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Airdrie to Hamilton 9.8 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Airdrie to Hamilton 9.8 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Walk from Airdrie to Hamilton 10 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airdrie, Wellwynd and arriving at Hamilton, Miller Street. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Airdrie to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Airdrie and arriving at Hamilton Central via Partick. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Airdrie and Hamilton is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Airdrie to Hamilton without a car is to line 201 bus which takes 1 h and costs .

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The line 201 bus from Airdrie, Wellwynd to Hamilton, Miller Street takes 1 h including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Airdrie to Hamilton bus services, operated by First, depart from Airdrie, Wellwynd station.

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

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The best way to get from Airdrie to Hamilton is to line 201 bus which takes 1 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Airdrie to Hamilton bus services, operated by First, arrive at Hamilton, Miller Street station.

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

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Map of how to get from Airdrie to Hamilton.
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  • Distance: 7.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Airdrie, Scotland and Hamilton, Scotland?

First operates a bus from Airdrie to Hamilton every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Airdrie to Hamilton via Partick in around 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Airdrie to Partick
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Train from Partick to Hamilton Central
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Train from Whifflet to Hamilton Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Airdrie, Wellwynd to Hamilton, Miller Street
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Airdrie, Wellwynd to Whifflet, Easton Place (Whifflet Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
McNairn Coaches
Phone
01236 441188
Bus from Airdrie, Wellwynd to Whifflet, Easton Place (Whifflet Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Airdrie to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Airdrie to Hamilton is 10 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Airdrie to Hamilton.

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