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There are 8 ways to get from Huddersfield to Hamilton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Huddersfield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston
  3. Take the train from Preston to Motherwell

£76 - £274

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Train, bus  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the train from Huddersfield to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Hamilton, Scotland National Express

£22 - £32

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Train via Northallerton  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Huddersfield to Northallerton
  2. Take the train from Northallerton to Motherwell

£53 - £269

Train #2  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Motherwell

£112 - £342

Drive  •  3h 38m

  1. Drive from Huddersfield to Hamilton 201.5 miles

£30 - £45

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  6h 9m

  1. Take the train from Huddersfield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA

£72 - £220

Fly Leeds Bradford to Glasgow  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Glasgow (GLA) LBA - GLA

£53 - £543

Fly Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh, train  •  8h 50m

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Edinburgh (EDI) LBA - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Cumbernauld

£43 - £284

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The cheapest way to get from Huddersfield to Hamilton is to train and bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 6h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from Huddersfield to Hamilton is to drive which takes 3h 38m and costs £30 - £45.

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No, there is no direct train from Huddersfield to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Huddersfield and arriving at Motherwell via Manchester Piccadilly and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 4m.

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The distance between Huddersfield and Hamilton is 173 miles. The road distance is 201.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Huddersfield to Hamilton without a car is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs £75 - £280.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Huddersfield to Hamilton, including transfers.

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Huddersfield to Hamilton train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Huddersfield station.

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The best way to get from Huddersfield to Hamilton is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs £75 - £280. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £50 - £550 and takes 7h 48m.

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Huddersfield to Hamilton train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Motherwell station.

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Map of how to get from Huddersfield to Hamilton.
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  • Distance: 172.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Huddersfield, England and Hamilton, Scotland?

You can take a train from Huddersfield to Hamilton via Manchester Piccadilly and Preston in around 5h 4m. Alternatively, Jet2.com, Aer Lingus and four other airlines fly from Huddersfield to Hamilton 4 times a day.

Airlines
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £170
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Reus
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£110 - £200
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£130 - £250
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£150 - £290
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Alicante
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£140 - £270
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £260
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh via Verona
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£110 - £190
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £220
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£120 - £250
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh via Alicante
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £320
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday
Estimated price
£45 - £320
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £460
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £240
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£140 - £950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £270
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £430
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £270
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£65 - £270
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £460
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £240
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£140 - £950
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £490
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £320
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £490
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£20 - £110
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Huddersfield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £21
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £23
Train from Preston to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£50 - £85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£21 - £30
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £85
Train from Huddersfield to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£12 - £17
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Train from Huddersfield to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Train from Huddersfield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £25
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Northallerton to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£27 - £230
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£150 - £230
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Cumbernauld
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Hamilton, Scotland
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Huddersfield to Hamilton is 202 miles. It takes approximately 3h 38m to drive from Huddersfield to Hamilton.

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Blue Islands Limited, Loganair, Aer Lingus and four other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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