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There are 6 ways to get from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 37 bus via Glasgow Queen Street

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the line 37 bus from Old Town, South Bridge to Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel

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Bus, line 37 bus via Torbothie, Brown Street

  1. Take the bus from Torbothie, Brown Street to Edinburgh, Princes Street
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel

Train, line 37 bus

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Old Town, South Bridge to Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel

Bus, line 37 bus

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel

East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel by train, walk and bus

The journey time between East Kilbride and Rosslyn Chapel is around 2h 55m and covers a distance of around 68 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 48 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 9m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service, Caledonian Sleeper and Lothian Buses. Typically 190 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 7m
Layover time:
48 min
Total time:
2h 55m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 9m
Journey distance:
68 miles
Services per week:
190
Cheapest price:
£14
Carbon emissions:
6 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 Rosslyn Chapel train, walk and bus schedules

Departing Thursday, September 23, 2021

East Kilbride → Rosslyn Chapel
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rosslyn Chapel is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Rosslyn Chapel is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel is to bus and line 37 bus via Torbothie, Brown Street which costs £4 - £10 and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Kilbride station to Rosslyn Chapel. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride, Bus Station and arriving at Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel via Hamilton, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station and Edinburgh, Princes Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 28m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Rosslyn Chapel is 40 miles. The road distance is 49 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel without a car is to train and line 37 bus via Glasgow Queen Street which takes 2h 54m and costs £14 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2h 54m to get from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel is 49 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel.

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There are 1503+ hotels available in Rosslyn Chapel. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel.
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  • Distance: 40.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 54m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Rosslyn Chapel, Scotland?

You can take a bus from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel via Hamilton, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station, Edinburgh, Princes Street, and Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel in around 4h 28m.

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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £45
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £45
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Old Town, South Bridge to Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Roslin, Original Rosslyn Hotel
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Rosslyn Chapel
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
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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