There are 4 ways to get from Bathgate to East Kilbride by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bathgate to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 201 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 201 bus from Whinhall, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue) 201

$10 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bathgate to East Kilbride 27.3 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Bathgate to East Kilbride 27.3 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Bathgate, Scotland and East Kilbride, Scotland?

You can take a train from Bathgate to East Kilbride via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and Glasgow Central in around 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Bathgate to East Kilbride every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Bathgate to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Bathgate to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bathgate to East Kilbride?

The distance between Bathgate and East Kilbride is 37 km. The road distance is 44 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bathgate to East Kilbride?

The cheapest way to get from Bathgate to East Kilbride is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bathgate to East Kilbride?

The quickest way to get from Bathgate to East Kilbride is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs £65 - £80.

Is there a direct train between Bathgate and East Kilbride?

No, there is no direct train from Bathgate to East Kilbride. However, there are services departing from Bathgate and arriving at East Kilbride via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Bathgate to East Kilbride?

It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Bathgate to East Kilbride, including transfers.