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There are 5 ways to get from Cambuslang to Craig Tara by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Doonfoot, Heads of Ayr Farm Park 923

£11 - £18

Cheapest option

Train, bus, line 97 bus  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ayr, Bus Station X77 / ...
  3. Take the line 97 bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Doonfoot, Craig Tara Holiday Park 97

£8 - £18

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 36m

  1. Take the train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr

£12 - £34

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambuslang to Craig Tara 41.7 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Cambuslang to Craig Tara 41.7 miles

£6 - £10

Cambuslang to Craig Tara by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Cambuslang and Craig Tara is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 50 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 33m. Operated by First ScotRail Service and Scottish Citylink, the Cambuslang to Craig Tara service departs from Kirkhill and arrives in Craig Tara. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 34m
Fastest journey time:
1h 33m
Journey distance:
50 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:42
Last service departs at:
11:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambuslang to Craig Tara train, walk and bus schedules

Cambuslang → Craig Tara
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Craig Tara is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Cambuslang to Craig Tara is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambuslang to Craig Tara is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 49 min.

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The distance between Cambuslang and Craig Tara is 33 miles. The road distance is 41.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambuslang to Craig Tara without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 1m and costs £11 - £18.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Cambuslang to Craig Tara, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambuslang to Craig Tara is 42 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Cambuslang to Craig Tara.

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There are 109+ hotels available in Craig Tara. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambuslang to Craig Tara.
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  • Distance: 33.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

What companies run services between Cambuslang, Scotland and Craig Tara, Scotland?

You can take a train from Cambuslang to Craig Tara via Glasgow Central, Ayr, Ayr, Killoch Place, and Doonfoot, Greenan Grove in around 3h 36m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £26
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£20 - £26
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Doonfoot, Heads of Ayr Farm Park
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ayr, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ayr, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Doonfoot, Craig Tara Holiday Park
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Cambuslang to Craig Tara
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk
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
Hamilton Toa Taxis
Phone
+44 1698 281 144
Cadzow Cars
Phone
+44 1698 891 990
Website
cadzowcars.com
Bridge Cars
Phone
+44 1698 422 288

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