There are 5 ways to get from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 976 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 976 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road (A811) 914 / ...

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, St Enoch subway (Dixon Street) to Balloch Bus Terminus (Balloch Turning Circle) 1A / ...

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Train  •  54 min

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

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch 19.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch 19.2 miles

$4 - $6

What companies run services between Buchanan bus Station, Scotland and Balloch, West Dunbartonshire, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 46 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 Balloch
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch?

The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Balloch is 26 km. The road distance is 31 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch?

The cheapest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch?

The quickest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £29 - £35.

Is there a direct train between Buchanan bus Station and Balloch?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arriving at Balloch. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

Is there a direct bus between Buchanan bus Station and Balloch?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road (A811). Services depart hourly, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Buchanan bus Station to Balloch?

The line 976 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road (A811) takes 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.