There are 4 ways to get from Kilmarnock to Troon by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  12 min

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 10 bus  •  47 min

  1. X78 / ...

$4 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. 9.9 miles

$23 - $28

Drive  •  15 min

  1. 9.9 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Kilmarnock, Scotland and Troon, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Kilmarnock to Troon every 3 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West operates a bus from Kilmarnock to Troon hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilmarnock to Troon
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Troon, Academy Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kilmarnock to Troon
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including What documents do I need to cross Niagara Falls?, Slovenia: Getting from Ljubljana to Lake Bled and How do I get from Sydney to Melbourne - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kilmarnock and Troon is 13 km. The road distance is 16 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kilmarnock to Troon is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Kilmarnock to Troon is to train which takes 12 min and costs £3 - £4.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kilmarnock and arriving at Troon. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) and arriving at Troon, Academy Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

The train from Kilmarnock to Troon takes 12 min including transfers and departs every three hours.