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There are 3 ways to get from East Kilbride to Yoker by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Yoker

£4 - £11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Kilbride to Yoker 15.1 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Yoker 15.1 miles

£2 - £4

East Kilbride to Yoker by train

The train journey time between East Kilbride and Yoker is around 1h 11m and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest train normally takes 55 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service. Typically 233 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 11m
Fastest train time:
55 min
Train distance:
17 miles
Trains per week:
233
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:20
Last train departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Kilbride to Yoker train schedules

East Kilbride → Yoker
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from East Kilbride to Yoker is to drive, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Yoker is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Yoker. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Yoker via Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 4m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Yoker is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.1 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Yoker without a car is to train which takes 1h 4m and costs £4 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from East Kilbride to Yoker, including transfers.

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

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East Kilbride to Yoker train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Yoker station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Yoker is 15 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from East Kilbride to Yoker.

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There are 303+ hotels available in Yoker. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Yoker.
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  • Distance: 11.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Yoker, Scotland?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Yoker via Glasgow Central and Glasgow Central Low Level in around 1h 4m.

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 Central Low Level to Yoker
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £4
Other operators
Taxi from East Kilbride to Yoker
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
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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