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There are 5 ways to get from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park 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.

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Train

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Arrochar & Tarbet

Cheapest option

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park

3 alternative options

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Tarbet, Hotel car park

Bus, taxi

  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 Tarbet, Hotel car park
  4. Take a taxi from Tarbet, Hotel car park to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is to drive, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 1h 6m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is 38 miles. The road distance is 47.9 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park without a car is to train which takes 3h 54m and costs £110 - £160.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is 48 miles. It takes approximately 1h 6m to drive from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park.
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  • Distance: 37.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, and Arrochar & Tarbet in around 3h 54m.

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 Arrochar & Tarbet
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £25
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£19 - £25
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Tarbet, Hotel car park
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
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
Every 4 hours
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 Tarbet, Hotel car park to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
Garelochhead Taxis
Phone
+44 1436 810 810
Faslane Taxis
Phone
+44 1436 268 286
Website
faslane-taxis.business.site
Neptune Taxis
Phone
+44 800 677 777
Mike's Taxis
Phone
+44 1389 841 642
Website
helensburghtaxi.co.uk
Kilcreggan Taxis
Phone
+44 7881 401 463
247 Cars
Phone
+44 1838 207 211
Wright's Taxis
Phone
+44 1389 721 020
TOA Taxis Alexandria
Phone
+44 1389 742 121
George's Taxi Service
Phone
+44 7770 365 227
JB Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 330 329
Inverclyde Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 734 563
Website
inverclydetaxis.co.uk
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 888 888
Website
abc-centraltaxis.com

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