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There are 4 ways to get from East Kilbride to Arisaig by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Crianlarich
  2. Take the train from Crianlarich to Arisaig

£34 - £102

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Bus  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Arisaig, Clanranald Place 505

£26 - £37

2 alternative options

Night train, bus  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Fort William
  2. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Arisaig, Clanranald Place 505

£46 - £57

Drive  •  3h 6m

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Arisaig 150.8 miles

£22 - £35

East Kilbride to Arisaig by train and walk

The journey time between East Kilbride and Arisaig is around 5h 55m and covers a distance of around 159 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 50m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 20 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 55m
Fastest journey time:
5h 50m
Journey distance:
159 miles
Services per week:
20
Cheapest price:
£34
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:24
Last service departs at:
17:26

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Kilbride to Arisaig train and walk schedules

East Kilbride → Arisaig
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The most affordable way to get from East Kilbride to Arisaig is to drive, which costs £22 - £35 and takes 3h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Arisaig is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 3h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Kilbride station to Arisaig. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride, Bus Station and arriving at Arisaig, Clanranald Place via Hamilton, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station and Fort William Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Arisaig. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Arisaig via Glasgow Queen Street and Crianlarich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 25m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Arisaig is 102 miles. The road distance is 150.8 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Arisaig without a car is to train which takes 7h 25m and costs £30 - £110.

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It takes approximately 7h 25m to get from East Kilbride to Arisaig, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Arisaig bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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East Kilbride to Arisaig train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Arisaig is to train which takes 7h 25m and costs £30 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 - £40 and takes 7h 54m.

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  • Distance: 102.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 25m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Arisaig, Highland, Scotland?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Arisaig via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, and Crianlarich in around 7h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Kilbride to Arisaig via Hamilton, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station, Fort William, Bus Station, and Fort William Bus Station in around 7h 54m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Crianlarich
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £35
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£27 - £35
Train from Crianlarich to Arisaig
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£19 - £60
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £27
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £60
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£19 - £27
Website
Scottish Citylink
Shiel Buses
Phone
01967 431 272
Email
info@shielbuses.co.uk
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William Bus Station to Arisaig, Clanranald Place
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Shiel Buses

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East Kilbride to Arisaig bus services, operated by Shiel Buses, arrive at Arisaig, Clanranald Place station.

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East Kilbride to Arisaig train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Arisaig station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Arisaig is 151 miles. It takes approximately 3h 6m to drive from East Kilbride to Arisaig.

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