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There are 4 ways to get from Lenzie to Hamilton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Lenzie to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Argyle Street to Hamilton Central

£4 - £11

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the train from Lenzie to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station X74

£4 - £8

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lenzie to Hamilton 15.8 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Lenzie to Hamilton 15.8 miles

£2 - £4

Lenzie to Hamilton by train and walk

The journey time between Lenzie and Hamilton is around 1h 3m and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 40 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Lenzie to Hamilton service departs from Lenzie and arrives in Hamilton Central. Typically 235 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 3m
Fastest journey time:
40 min
Services per week:
235
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:28
Last service departs at:
22:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lenzie to Hamilton train and walk schedules

Lenzie → Hamilton
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The cheapest way to get from Lenzie to Hamilton is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lenzie to Hamilton is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lenzie to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Lenzie and arriving at Hamilton Central via Argyle Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Lenzie and Hamilton is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Lenzie to Hamilton without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs £4 - £11.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Lenzie to Hamilton, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lenzie to Hamilton is 16 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Lenzie to Hamilton.

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  • Distance: 11.8 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

You can take a train from Lenzie to Hamilton via Glasgow Queen Street and Argyle Street in around 59 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 Argyle Street to Hamilton Central
Ave. Duration
28 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
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Lenzie to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
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

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