There are 3 ways to get from East Kilbride to Shawlands by train, taxi or car
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Take the train from East Kilbride to Pollokshaws West
Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Shawlands
Drive from East Kilbride to Shawlands
East Kilbride to Shawlands by train
The train journey time between East Kilbride and Shawlands is around 22 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest train normally takes 20 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the East Kilbride to Shawlands train service departs from East Kilbride and arrives in Pollokshaws West. Typically 272 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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East Kilbride to Shawlands train schedules
Trains departing Friday, September 17, 2021
Trains departing Saturday, September 18, 2021
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- Face masks are recommended
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Shawlands is 111.
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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Shawlands is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.
The fastest way to get from East Kilbride to Shawlands is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £25.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Pollokshaws West. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.
The distance between East Kilbride and Shawlands is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.
The best way to get from East Kilbride to Shawlands without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs £2 - £5.
The train from East Kilbride to Pollokshaws West takes 22 min including transfers and departs hourly.
East Kilbride to Shawlands train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from East Kilbride station.
East Kilbride to Shawlands train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Pollokshaws West station.
Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Shawlands is 9 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from East Kilbride to Shawlands.
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What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Shawlands, Scotland?
First ScotRail Service operates a train from East Kilbride to Pollokshaws West hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £5 and the journey takes 22 min.
Train from East Kilbride to Pollokshaws West
- Ave. Duration
- 22 min
- Estimated price
- £2 - £5
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £2 - £4
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £4 - £5
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