Bus: Stations: Hamilton Bus Station

  • Brandon Street, Hamilton, ML3 6AB
  • Hamilton Bus Station in Google maps
  • The station is open 24 hours.
  • Smoking is only permitted outside the bus station. SPT has banned all smoking (including e-cigarettes) from its buildings and premises. Please dispose of butts appropriately and avoid smoking at exits.
  • For your safety and security CCTV monitoring and recording is in operation.
  • The Travel Centre is open between 08:00 and 18:00 Monday to Saturday.

Bus services and stances

Stance information is shown for guidance only. Customers should refer to departure screens on arrival.

Stance allocations for bus services departing from Hamilton bus station.
Service Operator Destination Stance
13 Whitelaws East Kilbride 11
201 First Hairmyres 9
205 First Hairmyres 10
205 First Torr Farm 1
226 JJ Travel Hillhouse 6
226 First Hillhouse 6
227 JJ Travel Whitehill 8
227 First Whitehill 8
227 First Little Earnock 1
228 JJ Travel High Earnock 1
230 McGill’s Silvertonhill 11
230 First Coatshill 8
243 Stuart’s Coaches Carluke 2
250 Whitelaws Birkenshaw 3
250 Whitelaws East Kilbride 10
253 Whitelaws Coalburn 3
253 Whitelaws Wishaw 5
254 Whitelaws Stonehouse 3
254 Whitelaws Hairmyres 10
255 Whitelaws Netherburn 3
255 First Buchanan Bus Station 5
256 Whitelaws East Kilbride 11
263 First Buchanan Bus Station 8
266 First Shotts 4
267 First Buchanan Bus Station 7
317 Stuart’s Coaches Lanark 2
904 Citylink Edinburgh 12
904 Citylink East Kilbride 13
GEO GEO Group Dungavel 13
X16 Stagecoach Ayr 12
X50 McGill’s Glespin 2
X74 Stagecoach Buchanan Bus Station 12
X74 Stagecoach Dumfries 13
National Express Southbound 14
National Express Northbound 14


Travel Centre

The Travel Centre is open 08:30 to 18:00 Monday to Saturday.  It is wheelchair accessible, has dropped counters and induction loops for disabled travellers.

Tour Lounge

Hamilton Bus Station has a passenger tour lounge. The lounge is open on the days we have scheduled tour departures.


There is an automatically controlled disabled toilet next to Stance 1.  This toilet can be accessed for free by someone using their RADAR key otherwise there is a 30p charge.  The toilet is accessible 24hrs per day.

There are a further two toilets adjacent to the disabled toilet.  These are also fully automated and are open from 08:30 to 18:00.  A charge of 30p applies for the use of these toilets.  There is also a baby change facilitiy next to the toilets.

Left Luggage

There are no facilities for left luggage.

Lost Property

If you have lost something in the bus station, please phone 0141 333 3708 (09:00 to 17:00 Monday to Saturday). For property lost on a bus or coach, please contact the relevant operator.  All items lost/found (with the exclusion of perishable items) are sent to Police Scotland.

Address: Hamilton  Police Station
Email: custodiers@scotland.pnn.police.uk
Telephone: 101
Opening Hours: 09:00 to 17:00 Monday to Friday (Closed on Public Holidays).

Additional Facilities

  • Automated external defibrillator available, located in the Travel Centre;
  • One photo-me booth.

Bike Parking

Bike racks are available adjacent to the Travel Centre on a first-come first-served basis. SPT does not assume responsibility for stolen or damaged bikes.

Car Parking

There is plenty of car parking adjacent to the bus station at Orchard Street.


There is a 24 hour taxi rank located in Station Road between the bus station and Hamilton Central railway station.


All areas of the bus station and Travel Centre are accessible by wheelchair.

In addition, wayfinding slabs help to guide visually impaired travellers around the bus station and to individual stances.

Stances 1 to 14 are equipped with talking signs that give information on the next departure along with details of which stance you are at.

Within the Travel Centre there is also an induction loop sound system which produces a signal for partially deaf customers who use a hearing aid.

To discuss accessibility needs phone 0141 333 3762.