Travel within United Kingdom is: Partially open. See details.

There are 4 ways to get from Lenzie to Airdrie by bus, train, 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

Line 247 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Kirkintilloch, Kirksyde Avenue to Airdrie, Police Station 247

£3 - £4

3 alternative options

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Lenzie to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Airdrie

£4 - £11

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lenzie to Airdrie 11.3 miles

£26 - £31

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Lenzie to Airdrie 11.3 miles

£1 - £3

Lenzie to Airdrie by bus

The bus journey time between Lenzie and Airdrie is around 46 min and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 44 min. Operated by McGills Bus Service, the Lenzie to Airdrie bus service departs from Kirkintilloch, Kirksyde Avenue and arrives in Airdrie, Police Station. Typically 82 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
46 min
Fastest bus time:
44 min
Buses per week:
82
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:00
Last bus departs at:
18:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lenzie to Airdrie bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Lenzie → Airdrie
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in United Kingdom

2m

Mandatory

Travel within United Kingdom

Nationwide control measures in place

COVID-19 help in United Kingdom

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 111

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within United Kingdom.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Airdrie is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Airdrie is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Airdrie is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Lenzie to Airdrie is to drive, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Lenzie to Airdrie is to taxi which costs £26 - £31 and takes 16 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kirkintilloch, Kirksyde Avenue and arriving at Airdrie, Police Station station. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Lenzie to Airdrie. However, there are services departing from Lenzie and arriving at Airdrie via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

More details

The distance between Lenzie and Airdrie is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.3 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Lenzie to Airdrie without a car is to line 247 bus which takes 47 min and costs £3 - £4.

More details

The line 247 bus from Kirkintilloch, Kirksyde Avenue to Airdrie, Police Station takes 47 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

More details

Lenzie to Airdrie bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Kirkintilloch, Kirksyde Avenue station.

More details

Lenzie to Airdrie train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Lenzie station.

More details

The best way to get from Lenzie to Airdrie is to line 247 bus which takes 47 min and costs £3 - £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £4 - £11 and takes 51 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Lenzie to Airdrie.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Lenzie, Scotland and Airdrie, Scotland?

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Kirkintilloch, Kirksyde Avenue to Airdrie, Police Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost £3 - £4 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lenzie to Airdrie via Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Queen Street Low Level in around 51 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lenzie to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £4
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Airdrie
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Lenzie to Airdrie
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£26 - £31
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk
Kwik Kars
Phone
+44 1236 720 208
Website
kwikkars.co.uk
Express Cars
Phone
+44 1236 738 738
Website
expresscars-taxi.com
Cumbernauld Taxis & Private Hire
Phone
+44 1236 738 383
Website
cumbernauld-taxis.co.uk
Canniesburn Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4444
Bearsden & Milngavie Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4555
Ambassador Taxis
Phone
+44 141 956 2956
Website
ambassador-taxis.co.uk
Diamond Cabs
Phone
+44 1236 602 222
Airdrie Taxis
Phone
+44 1236 761 144
Titan Taxis
Phone
+44 141 530 4242
Website
titantaxis.co.uk
Clydebank Taxis
Phone
+44 141 941 1101
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk
Redline Cabs
Phone
+44 1698 266 633
Website
redline-cabs.co.uk
North Lanarkshire Private Hire
Phone
+44 1698 253 000

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Lenzie to Airdrie bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Airdrie, Police Station.

More details

Lenzie to Airdrie train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Airdrie station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Lenzie to Airdrie is 11 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Lenzie to Airdrie.

Get driving directions

There are 282+ hotels available in Airdrie. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details