There are 5 ways to get from East Kilbride to Gorbals by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car
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Take the line 31 bus from Carmunnock, Waterside Road to Gorbals, Citizens Theatre
Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
Take the rideshare from East Kilbride to Glasgow
Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Gorbals
Drive from East Kilbride to Gorbals
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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Gorbals is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 15 min.
The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Gorbals is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 15 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Carmunnock, Waterside Road and arriving at Gorbals, Citizens Theatre. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 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 Gorbals is 7 miles. The road distance is 9 miles.
The best way to get from East Kilbride to Gorbals without a car is to line 31 bus which takes 21 min and costs .
The line 31 bus from Carmunnock, Waterside Road to Gorbals, Citizens Theatre takes 21 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
East Kilbride to Gorbals bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Carmunnock, Waterside Road station.
East Kilbride to Gorbals train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from East Kilbride station.
The best way to get from East Kilbride to Gorbals is to line 31 bus which takes 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £3 - £7 and takes 32 min.
What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Gorbals, Scotland?
Stuarts Coaches UK operates a bus from Carmunnock, Waterside Road to Gorbals, Citizens Theatre every 4 hours, and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, 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
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East Kilbride to Gorbals bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Gorbals, Citizens Theatre station.
East Kilbride to Gorbals train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Central station.
Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Gorbals is 9 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from East Kilbride to Gorbals.
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