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There are 5 ways to get from Shotts to Coatbridge by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Shotts to Holytown
  2. Take the bus from New Stevenston, St Johns Bosco Church to Airdrie, Manse Place 211 / ...

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 56 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Shotts, School Street to Motherwell, Pollock Street 56

$3 - $4

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Shotts to Bellshill
  2. Take the train from Bellshill to Motherwell
  3. Take the train from Motherwell to Whifflet

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shotts to Coatbridge 13.9 miles

$29 - $35

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 line 56 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1 h 13 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 train from Shotts to Coatbridge. However, there are services departing from Shotts and arriving at Whifflet via Bellshill and Motherwell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 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 bus which takes 43 min and costs £5 - £7.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Shotts to Coatbridge, including transfers.

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Shotts to Coatbridge train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Shotts station.

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The best way to get from Shotts to Coatbridge is to line 56 bus which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £2 - £3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Shotts to Coatbridge train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Whifflet 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: 43 min

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

JMB Travel operates a bus from Shotts to Coatbridge every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shotts to Coatbridge via Bellshill and Motherwell in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Shotts to Holytown
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
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
Train from Bellshill to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1
Anytime Day Single
$1
Train from Motherwell to Whifflet
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from New Stevenston, Bracken Street to Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Shotts, School Street to Motherwell, Pollock Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shotts to Coatbridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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