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There are 10 ways to get from Hull to Kilmarnock by train, bus, car or plane

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Train CrossCountry  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Hull to York
  2. Take the train from York to Glasgow Central

$66 - $196

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Bus  •  11h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Hull Interchange to Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street X62
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Hamilton, Scotland

$32 - $44

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Train via Carlisle  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Kilmarnock

$82 - $129

Drive  •  4h 39m

  1. Drive from Hull to Kilmarnock 271.1 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  6h 2m

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

$103 - $350

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$101 - $260

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

$125 - $319

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA

$95 - $252

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  8h 11m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  4. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$103 - $262

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from Hull to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
  4. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$113 - $253

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hull to Kilmarnock is to bus which costs £24 - £35 and takes 11h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Hull to Kilmarnock is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hull to Kilmarnock station. However, there are services departing from Hull Interchange and arriving at Kilmarnock, Bus Station via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Hamilton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hull to Kilmarnock. However, there are services departing from Hull and arriving at Kilmarnock via York and Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.

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The distance between Hull and Kilmarnock is 212 miles. The road distance is 271.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Hull to Kilmarnock without a car is to train which takes 6h 50m and costs £50 - £160.

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It takes approximately 6h 50m to get from Hull to Kilmarnock, including transfers.

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Hull to Kilmarnock bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hull, depart from Hull Interchange station.

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Hull to Kilmarnock train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Hull station.

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The best way to get from Hull to Kilmarnock is to train which takes 6h 50m and costs £50 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £35 and takes 11h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Hull to Kilmarnock.
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  • Distance: 211.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 50m

What companies run services between Hull, England and Kilmarnock, Scotland?

You can take a train from Hull to Kilmarnock via York and Glasgow Central in around 6h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hull to Kilmarnock via Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Hamilton, Scotland, and Hamilton, Bus Station in around 11h 8m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hull to York
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hull to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hull to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Doncaster to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Hull to Leeds
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Hull to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Super Off-Peak Single
$21 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $27
Anytime Single
$29 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hull
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hull Interchange to Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stagecoach in Hull
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Hamilton, Scotland
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
National Express
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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Hull to Kilmarnock bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hamilton, Scotland station.

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Hull to Kilmarnock train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hull to Kilmarnock is 271 miles. It takes approximately 4h 39m to drive from Hull to Kilmarnock.

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easyJet, Aer Lingus, Ryanair and Flybe offer flights from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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