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There are 4 ways to get from Cambuslang to Hairmyres by bus, train, taxi or foot

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Line 172 bus, bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 172 bus from Cambuslang, Holmhill Farm to East Kilbride, Bus Station 172
  2. Take the bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Hairmyres Hospital 254 / ...

£5 - £6

Cheapest option

Train  •  1h 19m

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

£3 - £11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambuslang to Hairmyres 7.3 miles

£18 - £22

Walk  •  1h 51m

  1. Walk from Cambuslang to Hairmyres 5.8 miles

Cambuslang to Hairmyres by train

The train journey time between Cambuslang and Hairmyres is around 1h 25m and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest train normally takes 53 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Cambuslang to Hairmyres train service departs from Kirkhill and arrives in Hairmyres. Typically 171 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 25m
Fastest train time:
53 min
Trains per week:
171
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:29
Last train departs at:
23:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambuslang to Hairmyres train schedules

Cambuslang → Hairmyres
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Cambuslang to Hairmyres is to line 172 bus and bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambuslang to Hairmyres is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambuslang to Hairmyres. However, there are services departing from Cambuslang, Holmhill Farm and arriving at Hairmyres Hospital via East Kilbride, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambuslang to Hairmyres. However, there are services departing from Kirkhill and arriving at Hairmyres via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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The distance between Cambuslang and Hairmyres is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Cambuslang to Hairmyres without a car is to line 172 bus and bus which takes 55 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Cambuslang to Hairmyres, including transfers.

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Cambuslang to Hairmyres bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Cambuslang, Holmhill Farm station.

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Cambuslang to Hairmyres train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Kirkhill station.

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The best way to get from Cambuslang to Hairmyres is to line 172 bus and bus which takes 55 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £3 - £11 and takes 1h 19m.

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Map of how to get from Cambuslang to Hairmyres.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Cambuslang, Scotland and Hairmyres, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Cambuslang to Hairmyres via East Kilbride, Bus Station in around 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cambuslang to Hairmyres via Glasgow Central in around 1h 19m.

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
29 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 Glasgow Central to Hairmyres
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £6
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Cambuslang, Holmhill Farm to East Kilbride, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Hairmyres Hospital
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
traveline.info
Bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Hairmyres Hospital
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
Whitelaws Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from Cambuslang to Hairmyres
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£18 - £22
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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Cambuslang to Hairmyres bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, arrive at Hairmyres Hospital station.

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Cambuslang to Hairmyres train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Hairmyres station.

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