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Trains East Kilbride to Glasgow: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much will I pay for train tickets from East Kilbride to Glasgow?

Prices will vary when you travel from East Kilbride to Glasgow. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 713.70 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £ 7.40, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

East Kilbride to Glasgow by train

Best price £ 7.40
Journey duration 32 min
Connections per day 8
First departure 07:26
Last departure 17:07
Distance 7.5 mi
Departure East Kilbride
Arrival Glasgow
Carriers Nationalrail, ScotRail

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Maximum price
£ 1,420

East Kilbride - Glasgow


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How long does it take to get from East Kilbride to Glasgow by train?

In order to get from East Kilbride to Glasgow faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between East Kilbride and Glasgow will complete the journey in 27 min. On average, it will take you about 32 min to travel the 8 mi between East Kilbride and Glasgow.

At what time of the day can I travel from East Kilbride to Glasgow?

The first daily departure from East Kilbride to Glasgow leaves at 07:26, while the last journey of the day sets out at 17:07. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between East Kilbride and Glasgow. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use to travel from East Kilbride to Glasgow?

You will be able to leave East Kilbride by using stations such as East Kilbride [ EKL ], East Kilbride and Glasgow Central. These connect you to stations including Glasgow Central [ GLC ], Glasgow Central and East Kilbride in Glasgow. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in East Kilbride or in Glasgow, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from East Kilbride to Glasgow?

On average, there are 8 daily departures from East Kilbride to Glasgow. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 8 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Nationalrail and ScotRail, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 8 departures from East Kilbride which travel directly to Glasgow. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.


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