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

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Train  •  1h 2m

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

£3 - £8

4 alternative options

Train, line 57 bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from Kirkhill to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the line 57 bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Thornliebank, Lochiel Road 57

£4 - £7

Line 263 bus, line 57 bus  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the line 263 bus from Cambuslang, School Avenue to Glasgow, Cathedral Street 263 / ...
  2. Take the line 57 bus from Glasgow, Howard Street to Thornliebank, Lochiel Road 57

£4

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambuslang to Thornliebank 7.8 miles

£19 - £23

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Cambuslang to Thornliebank 7.8 miles

£1 - £2

Cambuslang to Thornliebank by trains

The train journey time between Cambuslang and Thornliebank is around 1h 9m and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest train normally takes 37 min. Operated by ScotRail, the Cambuslang to Thornliebank train service departs from Kirkhill and arrives in Thornliebank. Typically 166 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 9m
Fastest train time:
37 min
Trains per week:
166
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
0 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 Thornliebank train schedules

Cambuslang → Thornliebank
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The cheapest way to get from Cambuslang to Thornliebank is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambuslang to Thornliebank is to taxi which costs £19 - £23 and takes 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambuslang to Thornliebank. However, there are services departing from Cambuslang, School Avenue and arriving at Thornliebank, Lochiel Road via Glasgow, Howard Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambuslang to Thornliebank. However, there are services departing from Kirkhill and arriving at Thornliebank via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 2m.

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The distance between Cambuslang and Thornliebank is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambuslang to Thornliebank without a car is to train which takes 1h 2m and costs £3 - £8.

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It takes approximately 1h 2m to get from Cambuslang to Thornliebank, including transfers.

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Cambuslang to Thornliebank bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Cambuslang, School Avenue station.

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Cambuslang to Thornliebank train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Kirkhill station.

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The best way to get from Cambuslang to Thornliebank is to train which takes 1h 2m and costs £3 - £8. Alternatively, you can line 263 bus and line 57 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1h 19m.

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Map of how to get from Cambuslang to Thornliebank.
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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 2m

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

You can take a train from Cambuslang to Thornliebank via Glasgow Central in around 1h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambuslang to Thornliebank via Glasgow, Cathedral Street and Glasgow, Howard Street in around 1h 19m.

Train operators
ScotRail
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
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Central to Thornliebank
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Bus operators
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Thornliebank, Lochiel Road
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Bus from Cambuslang, School Avenue to Glasgow, Cathedral Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Bus from Glasgow, Howard Street to Thornliebank, Lochiel Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Other operators
Taxi from Cambuslang to Thornliebank
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£19 - £23
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 Thornliebank bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Thornliebank, Lochiel Road station.

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Cambuslang to Thornliebank train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Thornliebank station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambuslang to Thornliebank is 8 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Cambuslang to Thornliebank.

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