Trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen

Prices from

£5.90

ONE-WAY*

From

Edinburgh (Waverley)

To

Rutherglen

No booking fees!

*Based on a return fare.

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Get train tickets from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen at the best price when you book directly with us. We never charge booking fees, so you’ll always get the best price when you book on our website or through the ScotRail app. If you like to book your travel on the go, the ScotRail app also lets you plan your journey, check live train times and get service updates.

Travelling outside peak times lets you beat the crowds and enjoy quieter trains. Plus, you can save money by travelling with an Off-peak ticket. For flexibility with your travel times, an Anytime ticket may be your best choice.

If you travel on this route regularly, why not purchase a Flexipass? Not only is it 10% cheaper than buying individual tickets, but it also lets you travel at any time of day. Simply load it onto your ScotRail Smartcard and you’re good to go.

To see if you could save even more money, visit our railcards page to find out if you are eligible for any of the main railcards. A railcard can save you up to 1/3 off your train travel.

*All information is based on a Monday timetable.

Train journey information from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen

How much is a train ticket from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen?

Trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen start at £5.90 one-way based on a return fare. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Rutherglen for your chosen travel times.

How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen by train?

The average journey time from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen is 1 hour 50 minutes. Journey times might be slightly longer on weekends and Bank Holidays. Use our online journey planner or download a timetable for more details.

How many trains a day are there from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen?

There are up to 87 trains per day from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen.

Are there any direct trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen?

No, we don’t operate any direct trains between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Rutherglen. Use our online journey planner to find out where you’ll need to change.

What time is the first train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen?

The first train leaves at 04:50 from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen. Buy your tickets in advance online or from our app and you’ll have one less thing to do before you board.

What time is the last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen?

The last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen leaves at 22:15.

Can I book assistance for my journey from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Rutherglen?

 

Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Rutherglen. You’ll need to book at least 2 hours before you travel, or before 22:00 if you’re travelling early next day. You can book assistance online or by calling our Assisted Travel team on 0800 912 2901.

Edinburgh

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Rutherglen

  • Ticket office
  • Step-free access
  • Bus service
  • Prepurchase collection
  • Ticket machine
  • Taxi-rank
  • Wifi
  • Seated area available