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There are 4 ways to get from Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre by bus, train, taxi or foot

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Line 240 bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 240 bus from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art to Parkhead, Eastern Necropolis 2 / ...

£2

Cheapest option

Train  •  24 min

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

£1 - £2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre 2.9 miles

£7 - £9

Walk  •  47 min

  1. Walk from Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre 2.5 miles

Buchanan Street → The Forge Shopping Centre
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The cheapest way to get from Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 24 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art and arriving at Parkhead, Eastern Necropolis. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arriving at Duke Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Buchanan Street and The Forge Shopping Centre is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre without a car is to line 240 bus which takes 22 min and costs £2.

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The line 240 bus from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art to Parkhead, Eastern Necropolis takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art station.

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Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre 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 The Forge Shopping Centre is to line 240 bus which takes 22 min and costs £2. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £1 - £2 and takes 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Buchanan Street, Scotland and The Forge Shopping Centre, Scotland?

First Glasgow operates a bus from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art to Parkhead, Eastern Necropolis every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Duke Street hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Duke Street
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1
Bus operators
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Gallery of Modern Art to Parkhead, Eastern Necropolis
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
7 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 The Forge Shopping Centre bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Parkhead, Eastern Necropolis station.

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Buchanan Street to The Forge Shopping Centre train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Duke Street station.

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