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There are 5 ways to get from Renfrew to East Kilbride by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 26 bus, line 18 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Renfrew, Victoria Drive East to Glasgow, Central Station 26
  2. Take the line 18 bus from Glasgow, Central Station to East Kilbride, St Brides Church 6 / ...

$7 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 26 bus, train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Renfrew, Victoria Drive East to Glasgow, Central Station 26
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Renfrew to East Kilbride 14.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Renfrew to East Kilbride 14.8 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Renfrew to East Kilbride is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Renfrew to East Kilbride is to taxi which costs £23 - £29 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Renfrew to East Kilbride. However, there are services departing from Renfrew, Victoria Drive East and arriving at East Kilbride, St Brides Church via Glasgow, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Renfrew and East Kilbride is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Renfrew to East Kilbride without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Renfrew to East Kilbride, including transfers.

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Renfrew to East Kilbride bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Renfrew, Victoria Drive East station.

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The best way to get from Renfrew to East Kilbride is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £8 - £12. Alternatively, you can line 26 bus and line 18 bus, which costs £5 - £7 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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Renfrew to East Kilbride bus services, operated by First, arrive at East Kilbride, St Brides Church station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Renfrew to East Kilbride is 15 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Renfrew to East Kilbride.

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Map of how to get from Renfrew to East Kilbride.
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  • Distance: 11.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Renfrew, Scotland and East Kilbride, Scotland?

You can take a train from Renfrew to East Kilbride via Paisley, Smithhills Street, Paisley Gilmour Street, and Glasgow Central in around 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Renfrew to East Kilbride via Glasgow, Central Station in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Renfrew to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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

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