There are 5 ways to get from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 500 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Airdrie to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) 500

$14 - $15

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Line 247 bus, bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) 247 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) X24

$14 - $15

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 22.9 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 22.9 miles

$4 - $8

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport 22.9 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Airdrie, Bank Street and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Airdrie and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to train and line 500 bus which takes 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Airdrie, Bank Street station.

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Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 23 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA).

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There are 890+ hotels available in Glasgow Airport (GLA). Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Airdrie, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

You can take a bus from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Airdrie to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Airdrie, Bank Street to Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport (GLA)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Airdrie to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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