There are 5 ways to get from Hamilton to Motherwell by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Hamilton Central to Motherwell

£1 - £2

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Bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton, Palace Grounds Road to Motherwell, High Road 41 / ...

£2

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hamilton to Motherwell 3.2 miles

£9 - £12

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hamilton to Motherwell 3.2 miles

£5 - £8

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from Hamilton to Motherwell 3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Hamilton to Motherwell is to bus which costs £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamilton to Motherwell is to taxi which costs £9 - £12 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamilton, Palace Grounds Road and arriving at Motherwell, High Road. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamilton Central and arriving at Motherwell. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Hamilton and Motherwell is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Hamilton to Motherwell without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs £1 - £2.

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The train from Hamilton Central to Motherwell takes 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hamilton to Motherwell bus services, operated by JMB Travel, depart from Hamilton, Palace Grounds Road station.

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Hamilton to Motherwell train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Hamilton Central station.

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The best way to get from Hamilton to Motherwell is to train which takes 8 min and costs £1 - £2. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Hamilton to Motherwell.
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  • Distance: 2.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Hamilton to Motherwell hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, JMB Travel operates a bus from Hamilton to Motherwell every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 10 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Hamilton Central to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £2
Bus operators
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Hamilton, Palace Grounds Road to Motherwell, High Road
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
JMB Travel
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Hamilton, Palace Grounds Road to Motherwell, High Road
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
traveline.info
Strathclyde Bus
Phone
0114 22 11 282
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Hamilton, Retail Park to Motherwell, Hamilton Road
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
Strathclyde Bus
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hamilton, Palace Grounds Road to Motherwell, High Road
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£2
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
City fare
£2
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Hamilton to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
£5 - £8
UberX
£5 - £8
UberXL
£7 - £11
Exec
£9 - £14
Taxi from Hamilton to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Hamilton Toa Taxis
Phone
+44 1698 281 144
Cadzow Cars
Phone
+44 1698 891 990
Website
cadzowcars.com
Bridge Cars
Phone
+44 1698 422 288

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

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Hamilton to Motherwell train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Motherwell station.

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