There are 5 ways to get from Motherwell to Larkhall by bus, train, taxi or foot

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

Bus, line 253 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Motherwell Library (Avon Street) to Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) 201 / ...
  2. Take the line 253 bus from Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to Larkhall, Quarry Street 250 / ...

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Motherwell to Hamilton Central
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Central to Larkhall

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Line 253 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 253 bus from Motherwell, Hamilton Road (Motherwell Jobcentre) to Larkhall, Quarry Street 253

$4

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Motherwell to Larkhall 6.3 miles

$16 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Walk from Motherwell to Larkhall 5.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Motherwell to Larkhall is to train which costs £2 - £4 and takes 41 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Motherwell to Larkhall is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 8 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Motherwell, Hamilton Road (Motherwell Jobcentre) and arriving at Larkhall, Quarry Street. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Motherwell to Larkhall. However, there are services departing from Motherwell and arriving at Larkhall via Hamilton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

More details

The distance between Motherwell and Larkhall is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Motherwell to Larkhall without a car is to bus and line 253 bus which takes 32 min and costs £5 - £7.

More details

It takes approximately 32 min to get from Motherwell to Larkhall, including transfers.

More details

Motherwell to Larkhall bus services, operated by First, depart from Motherwell Library (Avon Street) station.

More details

Motherwell to Larkhall train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Motherwell station.

More details

The best way to get from Motherwell to Larkhall is to bus and line 253 bus which takes 32 min and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 41 min.

Mode details

Motherwell to Larkhall bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, arrive at Larkhall, Quarry Street station.

More details

Motherwell to Larkhall train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Larkhall station.

More details

Map of how to get from Motherwell to Larkhall.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 4 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Motherwell, Scotland and Larkhall, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Motherwell to Larkhall via Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) in around 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Motherwell to Larkhall via Hamilton Central in around 41 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Motherwell to Hamilton Central
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Train from Hamilton Central to Larkhall
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Bus operators
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell Library (Avon Street) to Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Motherwell Library (Avon Street) to Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to Larkhall, Quarry Street
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Hamilton Road (Motherwell Jobcentre) to Larkhall, Quarry Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell Library (Avon Street) to Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Motherwell to Larkhall
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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.