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There are 4 ways to get from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome by train, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central

£4 - £9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome 7.7 miles

£18 - £23

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome 7.7 miles

£1 - £2

Walk  •  2h 18m

  1. Walk from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome 7.2 miles

East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome by train and walk

The journey time between East Kilbride and Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome is around 56 min and covers a distance of around 14 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 42 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 247 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
56 min
Fastest journey time:
42 min
Services per week:
247
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:20
Last service departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome train and walk schedules

East Kilbride → Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome
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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome is to taxi which costs £18 - £23 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Dalmarnock via Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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It is 6 miles from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome. It is approximately 7.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs £4 - £9.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from East Kilbride station.

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East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome is 8 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £7 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
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
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Commonwealth Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
£18 - £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

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