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There are 9 ways to get from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Preston

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Tamworth

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton, Scotland to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Burton-on-Trent

Train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Burton-on-Trent

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX)
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Burton-on-Trent

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX)
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Burton-on-Trent

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS)
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Burton-on-Trent

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN)
  2. Take the train from Luton to Derby

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Tamworth
East Kilbride → Burton upon Trent
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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Burton-on-Trent via Glasgow Central, Preston and Tamworth High Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 13m.

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It is 230 miles from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent. It is approximately 273.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent without a car is to train via Preston which takes 6h 13m and costs £110 - £480.

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It takes approximately 6h 13m to get from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Tamworth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent is 274 miles. It takes approximately 4h 33m to drive from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent.
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  • Distance: 229.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 13m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Burton upon Trent, England?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Burton upon Trent via Glasgow Central, Preston, and Tamworth High Level in around 6h 13m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£24 - £120
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£24 - £120
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £130
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£27 - £130
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£140 - £700
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £240
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £550
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£17 - £210
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£21 - £140
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£23 - £190
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Preston to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£95 - £130
Train from London Euston to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £150
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
TransPennine Express Service
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Burton-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£150 - £370
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£150 - £190
Anytime Day 1st Class
£260 - £370
Train from Birmingham New Street to Burton-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Burton-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £180
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Luton to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£21 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£45 - £70
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£41 - £47
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£41 - £47
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hamilton, Scotland to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
National Express

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