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There are 5 ways to get from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station X76 / ...

£3 - £5

Cheapest option

Bus via Glasgow, West Regent Lane  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Kilmarnock, Bus Station X76 / ...

£3 - £5

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock

£5 - £16

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) 24.2 miles

£50 - £65

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) 24.2 miles

£3 - £6

Buchanan bus Station → Kilmarnock (Station)
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The most affordable way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) is to bus via Glasgow, West Regent Lane, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Kilmarnock, Bus Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Kilmarnock. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Kilmarnock (Station) is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) without a car is to bus which takes 46 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) is to bus which takes 46 min and costs £3 - £5. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £5 - £16 and takes 1h 4m.

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  • Distance: 20.1 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Buchanan bus Station, Scotland and Kilmarnock (Station), Scotland?

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £16 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £16
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilmarnock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Kilmarnock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk

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Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Kilmarnock, Bus Station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Kilmarnock station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station) is 24 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Buchanan bus Station to Kilmarnock (Station).

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