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There are 7 ways to get from Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow by tram, bus, taxi or foot

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Tram  •  11 min

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

£2

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Bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Nile Street to Hillhead, Boyd Orr building 15 / ...

£1 - £2

5 alternative options

Line 4 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Glasgow, Bothwell Street to Hillhead, Boyd Orr building 4 / ...

£2

Line 100 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Kelvingrove, Bunhouse Road 100

Line 17 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre to Kelvingrove, Bunhouse Road 17

£2 - £3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow 2.3 miles

£6 - £8

Walk  •  44 min

  1. Walk from Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow 2.3 miles

Buchanan Street → Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow
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The cheapest way to get from Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow is to tram which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow is to taxi which costs £6 - £8 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Bothwell Street and arriving at Hillhead, Boyd Orr building. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 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 Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow without a car is to tram which takes 11 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 Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Glasgow, Bothwell Street station.

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Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow train services, operated by SPT Subway, depart from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station.

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Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Hillhead, Boyd Orr building station.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Buchanan Street, Scotland and Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow, 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, Bothwell Street to Hillhead, Boyd Orr building every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 15 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
Bus operators
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Bothwell Street to Hillhead, Boyd Orr building
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Hillhead, Boyd Orr building
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Glasgow Citybus
Stagecoach Glasgow
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Nile Street to Hillhead, Boyd Orr building
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stagecoach Glasgow
Community Transport Glasgow
Phone
0845 605 5955
Email
booking@ctglasgow.org.uk
Website
ctglasgow.org.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Central Station to Kelvingrove, Bunhouse Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Community Transport Glasgow
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan Street to Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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 Principal Apartments - West End, Glasgow train services, operated by SPT Subway, arrive at Hillhead SPT Subway Station.

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