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

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Line 41 bus, bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Wishaw, Greenhead Road to Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) 41
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue) 201 / ...

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 242 bus, bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 242 bus from Pather, Lomond Drive to Motherwell Railway Station 242
  2. Take the bus from Motherwell, Milton Street to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue) 201 / ...

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Wishaw to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wishaw to East Kilbride 13.5 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Wishaw to East Kilbride 13.5 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Wishaw to East Kilbride is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wishaw to East Kilbride is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wishaw to East Kilbride. However, there are services departing from Wishaw, Greenhead Road and arriving at East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue) via Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wishaw to East Kilbride. However, there are services departing from Wishaw and arriving at East Kilbride via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Wishaw and East Kilbride is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Wishaw to East Kilbride without a car is to line 41 bus and bus which takes 56 min and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Wishaw to East Kilbride, including transfers.

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Wishaw to East Kilbride bus services, operated by JMB Travel, depart from Wishaw, Greenhead Road station.

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

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The best way to get from Wishaw to East Kilbride is to line 41 bus and bus which takes 56 min and costs £4 - £8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £9 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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Wishaw to East Kilbride bus services, operated by First, arrive at East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue) station.

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Wishaw to East Kilbride train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at East Kilbride station.

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Map of how to get from Wishaw to East Kilbride.
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  • Distance: 10.2 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

You can take a bus from Wishaw to East Kilbride via Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) in around 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wishaw to East Kilbride via Glasgow Central 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 Wishaw to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $4
Bus operators
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Wishaw, Greenhead Road to Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue)
Ave. Duration
26 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, Milton Street to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Muir Street (Brandon Street) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Avondale Avenue)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wishaw to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
20 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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