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There are 6 ways to get from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University 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

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Train

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

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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 Haymarket Station

Bus, line 56 bus

  1. Take the bus from East Kilbride, Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Motherwell, Watson Street
  3. Take the line 56 bus from Motherwell, Watson Street to Torbothie, Brown Street
  4. Take the bus from Torbothie, Brown Street to Dalry Primary School

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University
East Kilbride → Merchiston, Napier University
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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Kilbride station to Merchiston, Napier University station. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride, Bus Station and arriving at Haymarket Station via Hamilton, Bus Station and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Haymarket via Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Merchiston, Napier University is 39 miles. The road distance is 44.9 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University without a car is to train via Glasgow Queen Street which takes 2h and costs £13 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, depart from East Kilbride, Bus Station.

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East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University 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 Merchiston, Napier University is to train via Glasgow Queen Street which takes 2h and costs £13 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 29m.

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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Merchiston, Napier University, Scotland?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, and Haymarket in around 2h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University via Hamilton, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station, and Haymarket Station in around 3h 29m.

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
44 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
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
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Motherwell, Watson Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Motherwell, Watson Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
JMB Travel
Bus from Motherwell, Watson Street to Torbothie, Brown Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
£100 - £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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East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Haymarket Station.

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East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Haymarket station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University is 45 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from East Kilbride to Merchiston, Napier University.

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