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There are 4 ways to get from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Govan, Queen Elizabeth Hospitals X19 / ...

£5 - £11

Cheapest option

Train  •  1h 13m

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

£4 - £10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital 13.4 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital 13.4 miles

£2 - £3

East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital by train, bus and walk

The journey time between East Kilbride and Queen Elizabeth University Hospital is around 1h 15m and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 58 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service, Stagecoach Glasgow and McGills Bus Service. Typically 219 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 15m
Fastest journey time:
58 min
Services per week:
219
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital train, bus and walk schedules

East Kilbride → Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The fastest way to get from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £30 - £40 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Cardonald via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Queen Elizabeth University Hospital is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.4 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 4m and costs £5 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from East Kilbride station.

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East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Cardonald station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital is 13 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.
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  • Distance: 9.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Scotland?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital via Glasgow Central and Cardonald in around 1h 13m.

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 to Cardonald
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £3
Bus operators
Stagecoach Glasgow
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Govan, Queen Elizabeth Hospitals
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach Glasgow
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
Ave. Duration
21 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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