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There are 3 ways to get from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, Dundas Street to Easterhouse, Glasgow Fort

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort

East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort by train, walk and bus

The journey time between East Kilbride and Glasgow Fort is around 1h 12m and covers a distance of around 17 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 20 min. The fastest journey normally takes 56 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service and Stagecoach West Scotland. Typically 222 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
52 min
Layover time:
20 min
Total time:
1h 12m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
56 min
Journey distance:
17 miles
Services per week:
222
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
2 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 Glasgow Fort train, walk and bus schedules

Departing Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Glasgow Fort is 8 miles. The road distance is 13.6 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 9m and costs £5 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort is 14 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort.
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Glasgow Fort, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort. However, you can take the train to Glasgow Central, take the walk to Glasgow, Dundas Street, take the bus to Easterhouse, Glasgow Fort, then take the walk to Glasgow Fort. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Glasgow Fort.

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
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, Dundas Street to Easterhouse, Glasgow Fort
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Glasgow Fort
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
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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