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There are 6 ways to get from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Glasgow Queen Street

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket

Cheapest option

Train

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket

4 alternative options

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo

Bus

  1. Take the bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel

East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel by train, walk and bus

The journey time between East Kilbride and Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel is around 2h 5m and covers a distance of around 59 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 25 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 24m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service, Lothian Buses, First and others. Typically 246 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 40m
Layover time:
25 min
Total time:
2h 5m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 24m
Journey distance:
59 miles
Services per week:
246
Cheapest price:
£14
Carbon emissions:
5 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 Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel train, walk and bus schedules

Departing Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 47 min.

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The fastest way to get from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £95 - £120 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Kilbride station to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride, Bus Station and arriving at Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo via Hamilton, Bus Station and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel is 38 miles. The road distance is 43.2 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel without a car is to train via Glasgow Queen Street which takes 1h 46m and costs £14 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1h 46m to get from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, depart from East Kilbride, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel is to train via Glasgow Queen Street which takes 1h 46m and costs £14 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h.

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East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel is 43 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel.

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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 46m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel, Scotland?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, Haymarket, Haymarket Station, and Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo in around 1h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel via Hamilton, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station, and Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo in around 3h.

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 Haymarket
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£22 - £29
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£5 - £40
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£28 - £40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Scottish Citylink
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
traveline.info
Bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Whitelaws Coaches
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
JMB Travel
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Holiday Inn Edinburgh Zoo, an IHG Hotel
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
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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