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There are 5 ways to get from East Kilbride to St Monans by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to North Berwick

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to St Monans, Station Road

Train, bus via Markinch, High Street

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Markinch
  3. Take the bus from Leven, Bus Station to St Monans, Station Road

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to St Monans, Station Road

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to St Monans

East Kilbride to St Monans by train, walk and bus

The journey time between East Kilbride and St Monans is around 4h 59m and covers a distance of around 109 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 52m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 26m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, CrossCountry, Stagecoach East Scotland and others, the East Kilbride to St Monans service departs from East Kilbride and arrives in St Monans, Station Road. Typically 109 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 6m
Layover time:
1h 52m
Total time:
4h 59m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 26m
Journey distance:
109 miles
Services per week:
109
Cheapest price:
£24
Carbon emissions:
11 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 St Monans train, walk and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to St Monans is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to St Monans is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 29m.

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It is 63 miles from East Kilbride to St Monans. It is approximately 79.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to St Monans without a car is to train and bus via Markinch, High Street which takes 4h 19m and costs £23 - £70.

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It takes approximately 4h 24m to get from East Kilbride to St Monans, including transfers.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to St Monans is to train which takes 4h 24m and costs £29 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £40 and takes 5h 33m.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to St Monans is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from East Kilbride to St Monans.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to St Monans.
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  • Distance: 62.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 24m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and St Monans, Scotland?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to St Monans via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, Edinburgh, and North Berwick in around 4h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Kilbride to St Monans via Glasgow Central, Glasgow, Central Station Forecourt, Glasgow, Dundas Street, Glasgow, and Edinburgh, Bus Station in around 5h 33m.

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 Edinburgh to North Berwick
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £14
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£11 - £14
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Train from Haymarket to Markinch
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Markinch
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £25
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£18 - £25
Train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£17 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£17 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £40
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
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leven, Bus Station to St Monans, Station Road
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to St Monans, Station Road
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
A1 Coaches
Phone
(01592) 713443
Email
info@a1coaches.com
Website
a1coaches.com
Bus from Leven, Bus Station to St Monans, Station Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
A1 Coaches
Megabus UK
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express

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