There are 6 ways to get from Wishaw to Coatbridge by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Wishaw to Motherwell
  2. Take the train from Motherwell to Whifflet

$4 - $5

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Bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Wishaw, Library Road (Wishaw Library) to Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street) 248A / ...

$6

Line 41 bus, line 201 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Wishaw, Greenhead Road to Motherwell, Hamilton Road (Motherwell Jobcentre) 41
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Motherwell, High Road to Coatbridge, Bus Stance (Asda) 201

$5 - $7

Line 242 bus, line 201 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 242 bus from Pather, Lomond Drive to Motherwell Railway Station 242
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Motherwell Railway Station to Coatbridge, Bus Stance (Asda) 201

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wishaw to Coatbridge 11 miles

$24 - $30

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Wishaw to Coatbridge 11 miles

$2 - $4

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wishaw, Library Road (Wishaw Library) and arriving at Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street). Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wishaw to Coatbridge. However, there are services departing from Wishaw and arriving at Whifflet via Motherwell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Wishaw and Coatbridge is 8 miles. The road distance is 11 miles.

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The best way to get from Wishaw to Coatbridge without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 35 min to get from Wishaw to Coatbridge, including transfers.

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Wishaw to Coatbridge bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Wishaw, Library Road (Wishaw Library) station.

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

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The best way to get from Wishaw to Coatbridge is to train which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 48 min.

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Wishaw to Coatbridge bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street) station.

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Wishaw to Coatbridge train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Whifflet station.

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Map of how to get from Wishaw to Coatbridge.
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  • Distance: 7.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

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

You can take a train from Wishaw to Coatbridge via Motherwell in around 35 min. Alternatively, Stuarts Coaches UK operates a bus from Wishaw to Coatbridge every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Wishaw to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
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
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Wishaw, Library Road (Wishaw Library) to Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool (Bell Street)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Wishaw, Greenhead Road to Motherwell, Hamilton Road (Motherwell Jobcentre)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Motherwell, High Road to Coatbridge, Bus Stance (Asda)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Pather, Lomond Drive to Motherwell Railway Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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
Other operators
Taxi from Wishaw to Coatbridge
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
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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Yes, the driving distance between Wishaw to Coatbridge is 11 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Wishaw to Coatbridge.

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