There are 7 ways to get from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 18 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art (Queen Street) to Nerston, Lee's Burn Court (Whirlies Roundabout) 18 / ...

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 21 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Glasgow, North Court (Buchanan Street) to East Kilbride, Bus Station (shopping centre) 21

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride 9.7 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride 9.7 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride 9.7 miles

$16 - $23

Walk  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Walk from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride 8.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Queen Street and East Kilbride is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.7 miles.

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The train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art (Queen Street) and arriving at Nerston, Lee's Burn Court (Whirlies Roundabout). Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at East Kilbride. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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What companies run services between Glasgow Queen Street, Scotland and East Kilbride, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art (Queen Street) to Nerston, Lee's Burn Court (Whirlies Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Glasgow, North Court (Buchanan Street) to East Kilbride, Bus Station (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$16 - $23
uberX
$16 - $23
uberXL
$24 - $35
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
Taxi from Glasgow Queen Street to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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