Your
Visit

Cumbernauld station is the nearest train station to Lanternhouse. You can catch trains to Cumbernauld from the following stations:

  • Glasgow Queen Street Station
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station
  • Falkirk Grahamston Station

For further details and to plan your train journey, please visit Scotrail

There are buses and taxis available for your onward journey to Lanternhouse from Cumbernauld Station.

Local taxis:

Cumbernauld Taxis – 01236 738383

Central Taxis – 01236 722772

The walk from station to the venue will take approximately 15 minutes.

Click here to see the route via Google maps.

The walk from Cumbernauld town centre to Lanternhouse will take approximately 25 minutes.

Click here to see the route via Google maps.

The walk from Cumbernauld station will take approximately 15 minutes.

Click here to see the route via Google maps.

Our postcode for Sat Nav is: G67 2UF

Lanternhouse is easily accessible by car.

From Cumbernauld Town centre

Follow the signs for Kildrum.

From Edinburgh via M9 to Cumbernauld 38.7 miles

(38.7 miles/60 minutes approx depending on time of travel).

Drive from M9 to Cumbernauld.

Join and continue on the M9.

Take the exit towards M876

Continue onto M876

Merge onto M80

At junction 6, take the A8011 exit to Cumbernauld/Castlecary/B816

Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Cumbernauld/A8011

Merge onto A8011

Take the B8054 exit towards Abronhill/Lenziemill/S. Carbrain.
Continue onto B8054 and at the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Kildrum Rd.
Turn right into Lanternhouse and Cumbernauld Academy car park.

From Glasgow via M80 to Cumbernauld

(14.3 miles/21 minutes approx depending on time of travel).

Drive from M80 to Cumbernauld.

Take exit 4A from M80

At junction 13, Use the left 2 lanes to take the M80 exit to Stirling/Kincardine Br

Continue onto M80

At junction 4A, Use the left 2 lanes to exit towards Kilsyth

Take Glasgow Rd/A8011 and S Carbrain Rd

At Back O’Hill Roundabout, take the 4th exit

Continue onto Glasgow Rd/A8011

Take the B8039 exit towards Airdrie/A73/Blairlinn/Lenziemill/S. Carbrain

Continue onto Jane’s Brae/B8039

Use the left lane to take the slip road to S. Carbrain

Merge onto S Carbrain Rd

At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Kildrum Rd

Turn right into Lanternhouse and Cumbernauld Academy car park.

How to
Get Here

Lanternhouse
South Kildrum Ring Road
Cumbernauld
North Lanarkshire
G67 2UF

+44 (0) 1236 732 887

From the Cumbernauld Town Centre:

By Bus – The Stagecoach X25 and McGill’s Buses 247 both stop nearby Lanternhouse.

(Stagecoach, Megabus, McGill’s Buses and Citylink all operate bus services to Cumbernauld.  For further details and to plan your journey, please visit their respective websites).

By taxi – 5 minutes (taxi rank next to bus terminal in Centre)

Local taxis:
Cumbernauld Taxis – 01236 738383
Central Taxis – 01236 722772

By car – follow the signposts for Kildrum

On foot – the walk will take 25 minutes approx.

You can also visit the Moovit website for more detailed directions from various locations:

Getting here by:

Access &
Support

First and foremost, we want to make your visit to Lanternhouse as enjoyable and as stress-free as possible.

Our staff are here to help and happy to do so. Please let us know at the time of booking or on arrival if you have access requirements. 

Guide dogs and hearing dogs are always welcome.

Venue opening hours

Our venue will open to the public in October 2021.

Until then our Box Office team will be able to answer your calls and queries and assist with bookings by telephone.

Box Office Opening Hours

Monday – closed
Tuesday – 10.00am – 8.00pm
Wednesday – 10.00am – 8.00pm
Thursday – 10.00am – 8.00pm
Friday – 10.00am – 8.00pm
Saturday – 10.00am – 8.00pm
Sunday – closed

Box Office Customer Service Team:

T  01236 732887
E  boxoffice@lanternhousearts.org

Cafe Bar Opening Hours



The cafe will be opening soon. Please keep checking for updates.

How to book

Online

Simply click the Buy Tickets button that is displayed on individual event pages to begin your booking.

You will then be taken to the booking area for your chosen live event or cinema screening.

By telephone

The Box Office number is 01236 732887.  There is no charge for making payment by debit or credit card over the phone. If you would like your tickets posted to you there will be a £1.50 charge.

In person

Drop into Lanternhouse any time during opening hours and buy your tickets.

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