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

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Line 250 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Larkhall, Wellbrae 250 / ...

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Train  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Larkhall

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Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Larkhall 13.8 miles

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Larkhall 13.8 miles

East Kilbride to Larkhall by train

The train journey time between East Kilbride and Larkhall is around 1h 41m and covers a distance of around 26 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 30 min. The fastest train normally takes 1h 25m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 206 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 10m
Layover time:
30 min
Total time:
1h 41m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 25m
Train distance:
26 miles
Trains per week:
206
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:20
Last train departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Kilbride to Larkhall train schedules

East Kilbride → Larkhall
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Larkhall is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Larkhall is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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The fastest way to get from East Kilbride to Larkhall is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £30 - £40.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from East Kilbride, Bus Station station and arriving at Larkhall, Wellbrae. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Larkhall. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Larkhall via Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Larkhall is 8 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Larkhall without a car is to line 250 bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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The line 250 bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Larkhall, Wellbrae takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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East Kilbride to Larkhall bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, depart from East Kilbride, Bus Station.

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East Kilbride to Larkhall train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from East Kilbride station.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Larkhall is to line 250 bus which takes 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £6 - £17 and takes 1h 34m.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Larkhall.
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  • Distance: 8.5 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

Whitelaws Coaches operates a bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Larkhall, Wellbrae hourly, and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from East Kilbride to Larkhall via Glasgow Central and Glasgow Central Low Level in around 1h 34m.

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 Central Low Level to Larkhall
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £10
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £6
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£7 - £10
Bus operators
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
traveline.info
Bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Larkhall, Wellbrae
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Whitelaws Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Larkhall
Ave. Duration
17 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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East Kilbride to Larkhall bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, arrive at Larkhall, Wellbrae station.

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East Kilbride to Larkhall train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Larkhall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Larkhall is 14 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from East Kilbride to Larkhall.

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