East Kilbride to London by train

  • First train
    06:17
  • Last train
    23:58
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 27m
  • Distance
    543 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    20
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr
  • Train Operators

Travelling from East Kilbride to London by train

Fast trains from East Kilbride to London take around 5 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 543 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between East Kilbride and London.

1. Are there direct trains from East Kilbride to London?

Journeys between East Kilbride and London usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from East Kilbride to London every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from East Kilbride to London?

The East Kilbride to London train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the East Kilbride to London train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to London is usually scheduled to depart East Kilbride around 06:17 and the last train is around 23:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves East Kilbride around 06:54, and the last at 23:58.

When to book East Kilbride to London train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from East Kilbride to London by train.

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Which train companies operate between East Kilbride and London?

More than one train company operates on the route from East Kilbride to London, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

London to East Kilbride by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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