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There are 5 ways to get from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Queen Street

£1 - £2

4 alternative options

Line 57 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 57 bus from Auchinairn, Thrums Avenue to Glasgow, Howard Street 57

£2

Line 57 bus via Glasgow, St Vincent Street  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 57 bus from Auchinairn, Thrums Avenue to Glasgow, St Vincent Street 57

£2

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station 4.9 miles

£10 - £12

Walk  •  1h 31m

  1. Walk from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station 4.7 miles

Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station by buses

The bus journey time between Bishopbriggs and Glasgow Central Station is around 35 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 26 min. Operated by First Glasgow, the Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station bus service departs from Auchinairn, Thrums Avenue and arrives in Glasgow, Howard Street. Typically 456 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
35 min
Fastest bus time:
26 min
Buses per week:
456
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:29
Last bus departs at:
23:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station bus schedules

Bishopbriggs → Glasgow Central Station
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station is to line 57 bus which costs £2 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station is to taxi which costs £10 - £12 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Auchinairn, Thrums Avenue and arriving at Glasgow, Howard Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bishopbriggs and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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It is approximately 4 miles to get from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station.

The best way to get from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £2.

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The train from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Queen Street takes 7 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Auchinairn, Thrums Avenue station.

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Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Bishopbriggs station.

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The best way to get from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station is to train which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £2. Alternatively, you can line 57 bus, which costs £2 and takes 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station.
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  • Distance: 3.7 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Bishopbriggs, Scotland and Glasgow Central Station, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Queen Street hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, First Glasgow operates a bus from Auchinairn, Thrums Avenue to Glasgow, Howard Street every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £2
Bus operators
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Auchinairn, Thrums Avenue to Glasgow, Howard Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Bus from Auchinairn, Thrums Avenue to Glasgow, St Vincent Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Other operators
Taxi from Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk
Canniesburn Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4444
Bearsden & Milngavie Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4555
Ambassador Taxis
Phone
+44 141 956 2956
Website
ambassador-taxis.co.uk

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Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Glasgow, Howard Street station.

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Bishopbriggs to Glasgow Central Station train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station.

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