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There are 6 ways to get from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside by tram, train, bus, taxi or foot

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Tram  •  9 min

  1. Take the tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Hillhead SPT Subway Station Sub

£2

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Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Hyndland

£1 - £2

4 alternative options

Line 6 bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Glasgow, North Court to Kelvinside, Glasgow Nuffield Hospital 6 / ...

£2

Line 15 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Glasgow, West Nile Street to Kelvinside, Glasgow Nuffield Hospital 15

£1 - £2

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside 2.9 miles

£7 - £9

Walk  •  57 min

  1. Walk from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside 3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside is to tram which costs £2 and takes 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside is to taxi which costs £7 - £9 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, North Court and arriving at Kelvinside, Glasgow Nuffield Hospital. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station station and arriving at Hillhead SPT Subway Station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Buchanan Street and Kelvinside is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside without a car is to tram which takes 9 min and costs £2.

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The tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Hillhead SPT Subway Station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Buchanan Street to Kelvinside bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Glasgow, North Court station.

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Buchanan Street to Kelvinside train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside is to train which takes 12 min and costs £1 - £2. Alternatively, you can line 6 bus, which costs £2 and takes 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Buchanan Street, Scotland and Kelvinside, Scotland?

SPT Subway operates a vehicle from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Hillhead SPT Subway Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, First Glasgow operates a bus from Glasgow, North Court to Kelvinside, Glasgow Nuffield Hospital every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
SPT Subway
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Hillhead SPT Subway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
SPT Subway
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Hyndland
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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 Glasgow, North Court to Kelvinside, Glasgow Nuffield Hospital
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Glasgow Citybus
Phone
0141 954 2255
Email
mail@glasgowcitybus.co.uk
Website
glasgowcitybus.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, West Nile Street to Kelvinside, Glasgow Nuffield Hospital
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Glasgow Citybus
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan Street to Kelvinside
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£7 - £9
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

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Buchanan Street to Kelvinside bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Kelvinside, Glasgow Nuffield Hospital station.

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Buchanan Street to Kelvinside train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Hyndland station.

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