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Kingsknowe Railway Station serves the Kingsknowe area of Edinburgh with regular ScotRail service on the Shotts Line between Glasgow and Edinburgh. One train from Kingsknowe departs every hour between Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverly. Two trains from Edinburgh terminate at Motherwell, and an additional train runs between Glasgow and North Berwick. Trains for Edinburgh depart from platform 2; trains for Glasgow depart from platform 1. On Sundays, a two-hourly service operates to Edinburgh and through to Glasgow.  

Kingsknowe’s two platforms are fully outfitted with CCTV monitoring and have completely step-free interchange via a level crossing. Facilities at the station include space for ten bicycles. Customer help points are present throughout the station. Digital display screens provide train running information, along with automated announcements on the station PA system. Waiting shelters with help points and bench seating are installed on both platforms. There is step-free access via ramp to both platforms. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes


Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameCouncil Managed Car Park
Carpark operatorLocal Council
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Ramps to both platforms and level crossing

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Kingsknowe

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Kingsknowe station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail20:352On time
to Glasgow CentralScotRail20:381On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail21:252On time
to Glasgow CentralScotRail21:381On time
to Glasgow CentralScotRail22:381On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Glasgow CentralScotRail20:352On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail20:371On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail21:252On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail21:371On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail22:371On time
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