There are 5 ways to get from Barrhead to Govan by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Train, tram  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Barrhead to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the tram from St Enoch SPT Subway Station to Govan SPT Subway Station Sub

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 26 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Barrhead, Rail Station to Govan, Harmony Place 26

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Line 3 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Barrhead, Moorhouse Street to Pollok, Swimming Pool (Haughburn Road) 3
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Pollok, Swimming Pool (Haughburn Road) to Govan Bus Station 3 / ...

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barrhead to Govan 7.5 miles

$18 - $23

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Barrhead to Govan 7.5 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Barrhead to Govan is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barrhead to Govan is to taxi which costs £14 - £17 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barrhead, Rail Station station and arriving at Govan, Harmony Place. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Barrhead and Govan is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Barrhead to Govan without a car is to train and tram which takes 37 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Barrhead to Govan, including transfers.

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Barrhead to Govan bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Barrhead, Moorhouse Street station.

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Barrhead to Govan bus services, operated by First, arrive at Govan Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barrhead to Govan is 7 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Barrhead to Govan.

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There are 819+ hotels available in Govan. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barrhead to Govan.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Barrhead, Scotland and Govan, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Barrhead to Govan via Pollok, Swimming Pool (Haughburn Road) in around 55 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Barrhead to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
SPT Subway
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Tram from St Enoch SPT Subway Station to Govan SPT Subway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Barrhead, Moorhouse Street to Pollok, Swimming Pool (Haughburn Road)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Barrhead, Rail Station to Govan, Harmony Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barrhead to Govan
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
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

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