Duration 8 min
Distance 3 miles
Average price £2
Frequency 5/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Glasgow and Rutherglen takes 8 min and the fastest train takes 6 min. The train runs at least 5 times per hour from Glasgow to Rutherglen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Glasgow Central Low Level
  2. Rutherglen
11 min
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£1 - £2

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central Low Level and arriving at Rutherglen. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Rutherglen is 3 miles.

Glasgow to Rutherglen train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Central Low Level station.

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Glasgow to Rutherglen train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Rutherglen station.

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What companies run services between Glasgow and Rutherglen?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Rutherglen every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 11 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
11 min
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2

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