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There are 4 ways to get from Lanark to Drimnin by train, bus, night train or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Buchanan Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Corran Ferry Junction
  3. Take the bus from Corran Ferry, Slipway to Drimnin, Slipway

Train, night train, bus

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the night train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Fort William
  3. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Drimnin, Slipway

Drive

  1. Drive from Lanark to Drimnin

Lanark to Drimnin by train, walk, night train and bus

The journey time between Lanark and Drimnin is around 18h 1m and covers a distance of around 202 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 11h 4m. The fastest journey normally takes 18h 1m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, Caledonian Sleeper and Shiel Buses, the Lanark to Drimnin service departs from Lanark and arrives in Drimnin, Slipway. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 56m
Layover time:
11h 4m
Total time:
18h 1m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
18h 1m
Journey distance:
202 miles
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
£52
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
22:49
Last service departs at:
22:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lanark to Drimnin train, walk, night train and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Lanark to Drimnin is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 4h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Lanark to Drimnin is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lanark to Drimnin. However, there are services departing from Lanark, Wellgate and arriving at Drimnin, Slipway via Buchanan Bus Station and Corran Ferry, Slipway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Lanark and Drimnin is 108 miles. The road distance is 206.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Lanark to Drimnin without a car is to bus which takes 7h 35m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 51m to get from Lanark to Drimnin, including transfers.

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Lanark to Drimnin bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Lanark, Wellgate station.

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The best way to get from Lanark to Drimnin is to train which takes 7h 51m and costs £40 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7h 35m.

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Lanark to Drimnin bus services, operated by Shiel Buses, arrive at Drimnin, Slipway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lanark to Drimnin is 207 miles. It takes approximately 4h 27m to drive from Lanark to Drimnin.

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Map of how to get from Lanark to Drimnin.
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  • Distance: 107.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 51m

What companies run services between Lanark, Scotland and Drimnin, Scotland?

You can take a train from Lanark to Drimnin via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, and Oban in around 7h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lanark to Drimnin via Buchanan Bus Station, Corran Ferry Junction, and Corran Ferry, Slipway in around 7h 35m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£20 - £60
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £29
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £60
Bus operators
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Corran Ferry Junction
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £25
Website
Scottish Citylink
Shiel Buses
Phone
01967 431 272
Email
info@shielbuses.co.uk
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Corran Ferry, Slipway to Drimnin, Slipway
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Shiel Buses
Bus from Fort William Bus Station to Drimnin, Slipway
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Shiel Buses

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