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There are 4 ways to get from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Pollokshaws West
  2. Take the bus from Pollokshaws, Christian Street to Silverburn Bus Station 3 / ...

£3 - £8

3 alternative options

Train, line 374 bus  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Clarkston
  2. Take the line 374 bus from Clarkston, Mearns Road to Silverburn Bus Station 374

£4 - £7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station 9.8 miles

£23 - £28

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station 9.8 miles

£1 - £3

East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station by train and bus

The journey time between East Kilbride and Silverburn Bus Station is around 1h 50m and covers a distance of around 10 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 53 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service, McGills Bus Service and Glasgow Citybus. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 50m
Fastest journey time:
53 min
Journey distance:
10 miles
Services per week:
10
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:55
Last service departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station train and bus schedules

East Kilbride → Silverburn Bus Station
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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Silverburn Bus Station is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 55 min and costs £3 - £8.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station is 10 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station.
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  • Distance: 7.7 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Silverburn Bus Station, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station. However, you can take the train to Pollokshaws West, take the walk to Pollokshaws, Christian Street, then take the bus to Silverburn Bus Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station via Clarkston and Clarkston, Mearns Road in around 1h 39m.

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 Pollokshaws West
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £5
Train from East Kilbride to Clarkston
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Pollokshaws, Christian Street to Silverburn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Clarkston, Mearns Road to Silverburn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Glasgow Citybus
Phone
0141 954 2255
Email
mail@glasgowcitybus.co.uk
Website
glasgowcitybus.co.uk
Bus from Pollokshaws, Christian Street to Silverburn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Glasgow Citybus
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Silverburn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£23 - £28
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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