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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Livingston North

$14 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 201 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 201 bus from East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) to Airdrie, Callon Street (Masonic Lodge) 201

$10 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Livingston 32.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Livingston 32.8 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Livingston is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Livingston is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Livingston is 27 miles. The road distance is 32.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from East Kilbride to Livingston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Livingston. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Livingston North via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Livingston via Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street Low Level in around 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from East Kilbride to Livingston every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Livingston North
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Livingston
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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