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There are 3 ways to get from Lanark to Douglas by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Douglas, Springhill Road 259 / ...

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Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lanark to Douglas 11.8 miles

£27 - £33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Lanark to Douglas 11.8 miles

£1 - £3

Lanark to Douglas by bus

The bus journey time between Lanark and Douglas is around 30 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 30 min. Operated by Whitelaws Coaches and Stuarts Coaches UK, the Lanark to Douglas bus service departs from Lanark, Bus Station and arrives in Douglas, Springhill Road. Typically 22 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
30 min
Fastest bus time:
30 min
Bus distance:
12 miles
Buses per week:
22
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
10:18
Last bus departs at:
22:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lanark to Douglas bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Lanark to Douglas is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lanark to Douglas is to taxi which costs £27 - £33 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lanark, Bus Station station and arriving at Douglas, Springhill Road. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Lanark and Douglas is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Lanark to Douglas without a car is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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The bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Douglas, Springhill Road takes 23 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Lanark to Douglas bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, depart from Lanark, Bus Station.

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Lanark to Douglas bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, arrive at Douglas, Springhill Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lanark to Douglas is 12 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Lanark to Douglas.

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  • Distance: 8.6 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Lanark, Scotland and Douglas, South Lanarkshire, Scotland?

Whitelaws Coaches operates a bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Douglas, Springhill Road 5 times a day, and the journey takes 23 min. Stuarts Coaches UK also services this route 3 times a day.

Bus operators
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Douglas, Springhill Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
Whitelaws Coaches
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Douglas, Springhill Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Other operators
Taxi from Lanark to Douglas
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£27 - £33
Lanark Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 661 127
Clydewide Taxis
Phone
+44 1555 666 333
Website
clydewidetaxis.co.uk

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