Hamilton Central Rail Station to Rainford Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 8 hours 59 mins

Hamilton Central Rail Station to Rainford Rail Station

Leave at 21:32 and arrive at 06:23
Journey time 08:51
You will need to make 6 changes

Start with ScotRail to Rutherglen

  • Hamilton West Rail Station
  • Blantyre Rail Station
  • Newton (S Lanarks) Rail Station
  • Cambuslang Rail Station
  • Rutherglen Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for ScotRail to Dalmuir

  • Bridgeton Rail Station
  • Glasgow Central Rail Station
  • Exhibition Centre (Glasgow) Rail Station
  • Partick Rail Station
  • Hyndland Rail Station
  • Jordanhill Rail Station
  • Scotstounhill Rail Station
  • Garscadden Rail Station
  • Yoker Rail Station
  • Clydebank Rail Station
  • Dalmuir Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Caledonian Sleeper to Preston

  • Edinburgh Rail Station
  • Preston Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Avanti West Coast to Wigan North Western

  • Wigan North Western Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Wigan Wallgate Rail Station

  • Wigan Wallgate Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Rainford

  • Pemberton Rail Station
  • Orrell Rail Station
  • Upholland Rail Station
  • Rainford Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Hamilton Central Rail Station to Rainford Rail Station

Leave at 23:17 and arrive at 08:24
Journey time 09:07
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with ScotRail to Glasgow Central

  • Hamilton West Rail Station
  • Blantyre Rail Station
  • Newton (S Lanarks) Rail Station
  • Cambuslang Rail Station
  • Rutherglen Rail Station
  • Bridgeton Rail Station
  • Glasgow Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Avanti West Coast to Wigan North Western

  • Carlisle Rail Station
  • Penrith North Lakes Rail Station
  • Oxenholme Lake District Rail Station
  • Lancaster Rail Station
  • Preston Rail Station
  • Wigan North Western Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Wigan Wallgate Rail Station

  • Wigan Wallgate Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Rainford

  • Pemberton Rail Station
  • Orrell Rail Station
  • Upholland Rail Station
  • Rainford Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Rainford Rail Station to Hamilton Central Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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