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

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Train, bus  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
  3. Take the bus from Stirling, Stance C to Crieff, Hill Street 15A

£16 - £36

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Bus  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street to Stirling, Bus Station X10a / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Crieff, Hill Street 15A

£12 - £20

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Dunblane  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dunblane
  3. Take the bus from Dunblane, Bowling Green to Crieff, Meadow Place 15A

£16 - £38

Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Crieff 54.9 miles

£8 - £12

East Kilbride to Crieff by train, walk and bus

The journey time between East Kilbride and Crieff is around 5h 57m and covers a distance of around 87 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 8m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, First and Stagecoach East Scotland, the East Kilbride to Crieff service departs from East Kilbride and arrives in Crieff, Hill Street. Typically 38 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 57m
Fastest journey time:
4h 8m
Services per week:
38
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:20
Last service departs at:
19:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Kilbride to Crieff train, walk and bus schedules

East Kilbride → Crieff
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The most affordable way to get from East Kilbride to Crieff is to drive, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Crieff is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Crieff is 44 miles. The road distance is 54.9 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Crieff without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 49m and costs £16 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from East Kilbride to Crieff, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Crieff is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1h to drive from East Kilbride to Crieff.

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There are 67+ hotels available in Crieff. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 44.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 49m

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

You can take a bus from East Kilbride to Crieff via Glasgow Central, Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street, and Stirling, Bus Station in around 6h 4m.

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
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dunblane
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £22
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £22
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stirling, Stance C to Crieff, Hill Street
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Dunblane, Bowling Green to Crieff, Meadow Place
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Crieff, Hill Street
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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