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There are 4 ways to get from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns by bus, taxi, car or foot

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Line 395 bus

  1. Take the line 395 bus from Hairmyres, Hospital Main Entrance to Newton Mearns, Maple Avenue

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns

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  1. Walk from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns

East Kilbride to Newton Mearns by bus

The bus journey time between East Kilbride and Newton Mearns is around 25 min and covers a distance of around 10 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 25 min. Operated by McGills Bus Service, the East Kilbride to Newton Mearns bus service departs from Hairmyres, Hospital Main Entrance and arrives in Newton Mearns, Maple Avenue. Typically 65 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
25 min
Fastest bus time:
25 min
Bus distance:
10 miles
Buses per week:
65
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:43
Last bus departs at:
17:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Kilbride to Newton Mearns bus schedules

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Newton Mearns is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Newton Mearns is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hairmyres, Hospital Main Entrance and arriving at Newton Mearns, Maple Avenue. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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It is 6 miles from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns. It is approximately 9.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns without a car is to line 395 bus which takes 26 min and costs £3 - £4.

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The line 395 bus from Hairmyres, Hospital Main Entrance to Newton Mearns, Maple Avenue takes 26 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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East Kilbride to Newton Mearns bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Hairmyres, Hospital Main Entrance station.

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East Kilbride to Newton Mearns bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Newton Mearns, Maple Avenue station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Newton Mearns is 9 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns.

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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Newton Mearns, Scotland?

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Hairmyres, Hospital Main Entrance to Newton Mearns, Maple Avenue every 3 hours. Tickets cost £3 - £4 and the journey takes 26 min.

Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Newton Mearns
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
£21 - £26
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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