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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Shotts

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 240 bus, bus  •  2 h 24 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 266 / ...

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

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

$40 - $50

Drive  •  22 min

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

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Shotts Prison is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 22 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 train from Glasgow Central to Shotts takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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 Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus via Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 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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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 Motherwell, Milton Street, Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross), and Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Motherwell, Milton Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street (Motherwell Cross) to Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
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
51 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
$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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