Edinburgh to Cambuslang by train

  • First train
    06:24
  • Last train
    00:03
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 5m
  • Distance
    63 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    40
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 48m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Edinburgh to Cambuslang by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Cambuslang take around 1 hour and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 63 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Cambuslang.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Cambuslang?

Journeys between Edinburgh and Cambuslang usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Cambuslang every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Cambuslang?

The Edinburgh to Cambuslang train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Edinburgh to Cambuslang train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Cambuslang is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 06:24 and the last train is around 00:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 06:40, and the last at 23:30.

When to book Edinburgh to Cambuslang 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 Edinburgh to Cambuslang by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Cambuslang?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • ScotRail
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Cambuslang to Edinburgh 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.