There are 6 ways to get from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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, bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Coatbridge Sunnyside to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street) to Kirkintilloch, Freeland Place X85 / ...

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 247 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Whinhall, Monklands General Hospital (Manor Drive) to Kirkintilloch, Freeland Place 247

$5 - $6

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Coatbridge Sunnyside to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Lenzie

$9 - $14

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch 10.5 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch 10.5 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Walk from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch 9.3 miles

What companies run services between Coatbridge, Scotland and Kirkintilloch, Scotland?

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level, Glasgow Queen Street, Lenzie, and Lenzie, Millersneuk Road in around 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Coatbridge Sunnyside to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Lenzie
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Coatbridge and Kirkintilloch is 12 km. The road distance is 17 km.

The cheapest way to get from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £18 - £22.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Whinhall, Monklands General Hospital (Manor Drive) and arriving at Kirkintilloch, Freeland Place. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

It takes approximately 51 min to get from Coatbridge to Kirkintilloch, including transfers.