There are 4 ways to get from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Saltcoats

$10 - $13

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Beith, Strand X36 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Beith, Strand to Saltcoats, Guthrie Road X36

$14

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats 31.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats 31.6 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Buchanan bus Station station to Saltcoats. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Saltcoats, Guthrie Road via Beith, Strand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Saltcoats. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Saltcoats is 26 miles. The road distance is 31.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs .

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The train from Glasgow Central to Saltcoats takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats is to train which takes 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h.

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Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Saltcoats, Guthrie Road station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Saltcoats station.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats.
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  • Distance: 26 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Buchanan bus Station, Scotland and Saltcoats, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats via Beith, Strand in around 2 h.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Saltcoats
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Beith, Strand
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Beith, Strand to Saltcoats, Guthrie Road
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Yes, the driving distance between Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats is 32 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Buchanan bus Station to Saltcoats.

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