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There are 3 ways to get from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Armadale (W Lothian)

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Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale 25.4 miles

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale 25.4 miles

Buchanan bus Station to Armadale by walk and train

The journey time between Buchanan bus Station and Armadale is around 43 min and covers a distance of around 23 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 38 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Buchanan bus Station to Armadale service departs from Buchanan bus Station and arrives in Armadale (W Lothian). Typically 253 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
43 min
Fastest journey time:
38 min
Journey distance:
23 miles
Services per week:
253
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:45
Last service departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Buchanan bus Station to Armadale walk and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arriving at Armadale (W Lothian). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Armadale is 22 miles. The road distance is 25.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs £5 - £15.

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Armadale (W Lothian) takes 45 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Buchanan bus Station to Armadale train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Armadale train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Armadale (W Lothian) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buchanan bus Station to Armadale is 25 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale.
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  • Distance: 21.6 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Buchanan bus Station, Scotland and Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Armadale (W Lothian) hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £15 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Armadale (W Lothian)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £15
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£11 - £15
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Armadale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£45 - £55
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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