There are 4 ways to get from Shotts to Coatbridge by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 201 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Shotts to Bellshill
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Orbiston, Gardenside to Whifflet, Easton Place (Whifflet Rail Station) 201

$6 - $8

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Line 56 bus, line 201 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Shotts, School Street to Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) 56
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Motherwell Railway Station to Coatbridge, Bus Stance (Asda) 201

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shotts to Coatbridge 13.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Shotts to Coatbridge 13.9 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Shotts to Coatbridge is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shotts to Coatbridge is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shotts to Coatbridge. However, there are services departing from Shotts, School Street and arriving at Coatbridge, Bus Stance (Asda) via Motherwell Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Shotts and Coatbridge is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Shotts to Coatbridge without a car is to train and line 201 bus which takes 30 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Shotts to Coatbridge, including transfers.

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Shotts to Coatbridge bus services, operated by JMB Travel, depart from Shotts, School Street station.

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Shotts to Coatbridge bus services, operated by First, arrive at Coatbridge, Bus Stance (Asda) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shotts to Coatbridge is 14 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Shotts to Coatbridge.

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  • Distance: 9.5 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Shotts, Scotland and Coatbridge, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Shotts to Coatbridge via Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) and Motherwell Railway Station in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Shotts to Bellshill
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Orbiston, Gardenside to Whifflet, Easton Place (Whifflet Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Motherwell Railway Station to Coatbridge, Bus Stance (Asda)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Shotts, School Street to Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shotts to Coatbridge
Ave. Duration
17 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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