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There are 5 ways to get from Forth to Motherwell by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  57m

  1. Take the bus from Forth, Kirk Green to Lanark, Woodstock Street 34 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lanark to Motherwell

$6 - $8

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Bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Forth, Kirk Green to Lanark, Woodstock Street 34 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lanark, High Street to Motherwell, Hamilton Road 41 / ...

Taxi  •  22m

  1. Take a taxi from Forth to Motherwell 15.5 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Forth to Motherwell 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  22m

  1. Take an Uber from Forth to Motherwell 15.5 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Forth to Motherwell is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Forth to Motherwell is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forth to Motherwell. However, there are services departing from Forth, Kirk Green and arriving at Motherwell, Hamilton Road via Lanark, High Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 12m.

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The distance between Forth and Motherwell is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Forth to Motherwell without a car is to bus and train which takes 57m and costs £4 - £6.

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It takes approximately 57m to get from Forth to Motherwell, including transfers.

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Forth to Motherwell bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Forth, Kirk Green station.

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Forth to Motherwell bus services, operated by JMB Travel, arrive at Motherwell, Hamilton Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forth to Motherwell is 15 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Forth to Motherwell.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Motherwell. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Forth to Motherwell.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 57m

What companies run services between Forth, Scotland and Motherwell, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Forth to Motherwell via Lanark, High Street in around 1h 12m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lanark to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Forth, Kirk Green to Lanark, Woodstock Street
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, High Street to Motherwell, Hamilton Road
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Blue Bus
Phone
01501 820598
Email
info@bluebusscotland.co.uk
Website
bluebusscotland.co.uk
Bus from Forth, Kirk Green to Lanark, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
bluebusscotland.co.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, High Street to Motherwell, Hamilton Road
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Forth to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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uber.com
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Exec
$40 - $60
Taxi from Forth to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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