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There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train via Glasgow Queen Street  •  3h 26m

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

£16 - £40

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Train  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride

£10 - £126

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Partick
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Kelvin, The Boardwalk 256 / ...

Bus  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Kelvin, Hurlawcrook Road 256 / ...

Bus via Shotts, Dyfrig Street  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Shotts, Dyfrig Street X22
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Kelvin, The Boardwalk 256 / ...

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride 46.4 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride 46.4 miles

£7 - £11

Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Edinburgh and Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride is around 4h 31m and covers a distance of around 62 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 8m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service, JMB Travel, McGills Bus Service and others. Typically 64 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 31m
Fastest journey time:
2h 8m
Journey distance:
62 miles
Services per week:
64
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:45
Last service departs at:
23:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride train, walk and bus schedules

Edinburgh → Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55 min.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride is to taxi which takes 55 min and costs £100 - £130.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Kelvin, Hurlawcrook Road via Buchanan Bus Station and Hamilton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 41m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride is 40 miles. The road distance is 46.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride without a car is to train via Glasgow Queen Street which takes 3h 26m and costs £15 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride is to train via Glasgow Queen Street which takes 3h 26m and costs £15 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 41m.

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Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, arrive at Kelvin, Hurlawcrook Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride is 46 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride.

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  • Distance: 39.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride, Scotland?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow Central, East Kilbride, West Mains, Torrance Road, East Kilbride, Bus Station, and Kelvin, Glenfield Road in around 3h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride via Buchanan Bus Station, Hamilton, Bus Station, and Kelvin, Hurlawcrook Road in around 4h 41m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
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 East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 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 Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Edinburgh to Partick
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £80
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £80
Bus operators
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Kelvin, The Boardwalk
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Whitelaws Coaches
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Kelvin, Hurlawcrook Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Whitelaws Coaches
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Kelvin, The Boardwalk
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
JMB Travel
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Kelvin, Hurlawcrook Road
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
JMB Travel
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Macdonald Crutherland House, East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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