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There are 5 ways to get from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun by bus, train, taxi or foot

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Line 906 bus via Glasgow, Renfield Street  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 906 bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 901 / ...

£2 - £4

Cheapest option

Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Scotstounhill

£1 - £3

3 alternative options

Line 906 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 906 bus from Glasgow, North Court to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 901 / ...

£2 - £4

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun 4.8 miles

£13 - £16

Walk  •  1h 32m

  1. Walk from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun 4.8 miles

Buchanan Street to Scotstoun by walk and train

The journey time between Buchanan Street and Scotstoun is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 5 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 12 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Buchanan Street to Scotstoun service departs from Buchanan Street and arrives in Scotstounhill. Typically 397 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14 min
Fastest journey time:
12 min
Services per week:
397
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:34
Last service departs at:
23:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Buchanan Street to Scotstoun walk and train schedules

Buchanan Street → Scotstoun
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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun is to train, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun is to taxi which costs £13 - £16 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Renfield Street and arriving at Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central Low Level and arriving at Scotstounhill. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Buchanan Street and Scotstoun is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun without a car is to line 906 bus via Glasgow, Renfield Street which takes 19 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The line 906 bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Buchanan Street to Scotstoun bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Glasgow, Renfield Street station.

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Buchanan Street to Scotstoun train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Central Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun is to line 906 bus via Glasgow, Renfield Street which takes 19 min and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Buchanan Street, Scotland and Scotstoun, Glasgow City, Scotland?

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Scotstounhill every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Scotstounhill
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Glasgow, North Court to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan Street to Scotstoun
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
£13 - £16
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 Scotstoun bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station.

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Buchanan Street to Scotstoun train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Scotstounhill station.

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