There are 4 ways to get from Lanark to Motherwell Station by train, bus, taxi or car
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Lanark to Motherwell Station by train
The train journey time between Lanark and Motherwell Station is around 24 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest train normally takes 22 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Lanark to Motherwell Station train service departs from Lanark and arrives in Motherwell. Typically 164 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Lanark to Motherwell Station train schedules
Trains departing Monday, October 25, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Lanark to Motherwell Station is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.
The quickest way to get from Lanark to Motherwell Station is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 22 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lanark, Wellgate and arriving at Motherwell, Hamilton Road. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lanark and arriving at Motherwell. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.
It is 12 miles from Lanark to Motherwell Station. It is approximately 15.3 miles to drive.
The best way to get from Lanark to Motherwell Station without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £4 - £10.
The train from Lanark to Motherwell takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Lanark to Motherwell Station bus services, operated by JMB Travel, depart from Lanark, Wellgate station.
Lanark to Motherwell Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Lanark station.
The best way to get from Lanark to Motherwell Station is to train which takes 26 min and costs £4 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 50 min.
What companies run services between Lanark, Scotland and Motherwell Station, Scotland?
First ScotRail Service operates a train from Lanark to Motherwell hourly. Tickets cost £4 - £10 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, JMB Travel operates a bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Motherwell, Hamilton Road hourly, and the journey takes 47 min. Stuarts Coaches UK also services this route every 3 hours.
Train from Lanark to Motherwell
- Ave. Duration
- 26 min
- Estimated price
- £4 - £10
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £4 - £6
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £7 - £10
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Lanark to Motherwell Station bus services, operated by JMB Travel, arrive at Motherwell, Hamilton Road station.
Lanark to Motherwell Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Motherwell station.
Yes, the driving distance between Lanark to Motherwell Station is 15 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Lanark to Motherwell Station.
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