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There are 6 ways to get from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, line 18 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances to Buchanan Bus Station X36 / ...
  2. Take the line 18 bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane to East Kilbride, St Brides Church 6 / ...

$6 - $11

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Cumbernauld to Hamilton Central
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to East Kilbride, St Brides Church 201 / ...

$8 - $14

Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Cumbernauld to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride 20.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride 20.2 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride 20.2 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride. However, there are services departing from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances and arriving at East Kilbride, St Brides Church via Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Cumbernauld and East Kilbride is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride without a car is to bus and line 18 bus which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £4 - £9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride, including transfers.

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Cumbernauld to East Kilbride bus services, operated by First, depart from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances station.

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The best way to get from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride is to bus and line 18 bus which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £4 - £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Cumbernauld to East Kilbride bus services, operated by First, arrive at East Kilbride, St Brides Church station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cumbernauld to East Kilbride is 20 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride.

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Map of how to get from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between Cumbernauld, Scotland and East Kilbride, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride via Buchanan Bus Station and Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, North Court, Glasgow, Central Station, and Glasgow Central in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cumbernauld to Hamilton Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Train from Cumbernauld to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane to East Kilbride, St Brides Church
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to East Kilbride, St Brides Church
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Stagecoach Glasgow
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach Glasgow
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to East Kilbride, St Brides Church
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to East Kilbride, St Brides Church
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $65
Exec
$55 - $80
Taxi from Cumbernauld to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com

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