There are 4 ways to get from East Kilbride to George Square by train, rideshare, taxi or car
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Train • 40 min
Rideshare • 33 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 17 min
Drive • 17 min
East Kilbride to George Square by train and walk
The journey time between East Kilbride and George Square is around 32 min and covers a distance of around 11 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 30 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 272 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
First and last service
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
East Kilbride to George Square train and walk schedules
Departing Saturday, September 25, 2021
Departing Sunday, September 26, 2021
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Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from East Kilbride to George Square is to drive, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.
The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to George Square is to taxi which costs £22 - £26 and takes 17 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.
The distance between East Kilbride and George Square is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.
The best way to get from East Kilbride to George Square without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs £3 - £7.
The train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.
East Kilbride to George Square train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from East Kilbride station.
East Kilbride to George Square train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Central station.
Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to George Square is 9 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from East Kilbride to George Square.
There are 287+ hotels available in George Square. Prices start at £75 per night.
What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and George Square, Glasgow City, 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 from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
- Ave. Duration
- 32 min
- Estimated price
- £3 - £7
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £3 - £5
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £5 - £7
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from East Kilbride to Glasgow
- Ave. Duration
- 33 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
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