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

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Govan Underground 26 / ...

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum 11.7 miles

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum 11.7 miles

East Kilbride to Riverside Museum by train and walk

The journey time between East Kilbride and Riverside Museum is around 56 min and covers a distance of around 14 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 17 min. The fastest journey normally takes 42 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 233 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
39 min
Layover time:
17 min
Total time:
56 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
42 min
Journey distance:
14 miles
Services per week:
233
Cheapest price:
£4
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 Riverside Museum train and walk schedules

Departing Sunday, September 26, 2021

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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum is to taxi which costs £27 - £32 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Partick via Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Riverside Museum is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs £4 - £9.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Riverside Museum train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from East Kilbride station.

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East Kilbride to Riverside Museum train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Riverside Museum is 12 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum.

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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Riverside Museum, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £7 and the journey takes 32 min.

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
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Govan Interchange
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Riverside Museum
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
£27 - £32
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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