There are 5 ways to get from Hamilton to Cumbernauld by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Hamilton Central to Cumbernauld

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton, Portland Park to Buchanan Bus Station X1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) X27 / ...

$6 - $12

Line 201 bus, line 247 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 201 bus from Hamilton, Leechlee Road to Airdrie, Bank Street 201
  2. Take the line 247 bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) 247 / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hamilton to Cumbernauld 16.8 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Hamilton to Cumbernauld 16.8 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Hamilton to Cumbernauld is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamilton to Cumbernauld is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £26 - £32.

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The distance between Hamilton and Cumbernauld is 20 km. The road distance is 27 km.

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The train from Hamilton Central to Cumbernauld takes 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamilton to Cumbernauld. However, there are services departing from Hamilton, Portland Park and arriving at Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamilton Central and arriving at Cumbernauld. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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What companies run services between Hamilton, Scotland and Cumbernauld, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Hamilton to Cumbernauld hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hamilton to Cumbernauld via Buchanan Bus Station in around 57 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Hamilton Central to Cumbernauld
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hamilton, Portland Park to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Hamilton, Leechlee Road to Airdrie, Bank Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hamilton to Cumbernauld
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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