There are 6 ways to get from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Silverburn Bus Station X17

$7

5 alternative options

Bus via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X71 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, Waterloo Lane to Silverburn Bus Station X8

$10 - $12

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Kilmarnock to Barrhead
  2. Take the train from Barrhead to Priesthill & Darnley

$7 - $10

Line 4 bus, bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Shawlands, The Granary (Mount Stuart Street) 4
  2. Take the bus from Shawlands, Mount Stuart Street to Silverburn Bus Station 3 / ...

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station 18.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kilmarnock, Church Street and arriving at Silverburn Bus Station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station. However, there are services departing from Kilmarnock and arriving at Priesthill & Darnley via Barrhead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Kilmarnock and Silverburn Bus Station is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station without a car is to bus which takes 30 min and costs £6.

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The bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Silverburn Bus Station takes 30 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Kilmarnock, Church Street station.

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Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Kilmarnock station.

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The best way to get from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station is to bus which takes 30 min and costs £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station.
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  • Distance: 15.8 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Kilmarnock, Scotland and Silverburn Bus Station, Scotland?

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station via Barrhead and Priesthill & Darnley in around 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilmarnock to Barrhead
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Train from Barrhead to Priesthill & Darnley
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1
Anytime Day Single
$1
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Silverburn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Church Street to Shawlands, The Granary (Mount Stuart Street)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow, Waterloo Lane to Silverburn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Shawlands, Mount Stuart Street to Silverburn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Kilmarnock to Silverburn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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