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

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Shotts

$7 - $9

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Line 240 bus, bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 240 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Motherwell, Milton Street 240
  2. Take the bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) to Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus 56 / ...

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus, line 365 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Newmains, School Road X11
  2. Take the line 365 bus from Newmains, School Road to Shotts Prison 365 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison 19.5 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison 19.5 miles

$4 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from Buchanan bus Station station to Shotts Prison. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Shotts Prison via Newmains, School Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Shotts. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Shotts Prison is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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The train from Glasgow Central to Shotts takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison bus services, operated by First, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 365 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 59 min.

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Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Shotts Prison station.

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

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Map of how to get from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison via Newmains, School Road in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Newmains, School Road
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Motherwell, Milton Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) to Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Newmains, School Road to Shotts Prison
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) to Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$35 - $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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Yes, the driving distance between Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison is 19 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison.

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