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There are 5 ways to get from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central

$8 - $13

4 alternative options

Line 4 bus via Glasgow, West George Lane  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Glasgow, West George Lane 4 / ...

Line 4 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Buchanan Bus Station 4 / ...

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station 23.7 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station 23.7 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kilmarnock, Bus Station station and arriving at Glasgow, West George Lane. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kilmarnock and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Kilmarnock and Buchanan bus Station is 20 miles. The road distance is 23.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs £6 - £10.

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The train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Kilmarnock, Bus Station.

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Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Kilmarnock station.

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The best way to get from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station is to train which takes 48 min and costs £6 - £10. Alternatively, you can line 4 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station.
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  • Distance: 20.1 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Kilmarnock, Scotland and Buchanan bus Station, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 37 min. Northern Rail also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Glasgow, West George Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Glasgow, West George Lane station.

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Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station is 24 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Kilmarnock to Buchanan bus Station.

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There are 802+ hotels available in Buchanan bus Station. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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