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

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Thorntonhall

£2 - £5

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Waterfoot, Floors Road 4A

£2

3 alternative options

Bus via Glasgow, Wellington street  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Wellington street to Waterfoot, Floors Road 4A

£2

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot 8.3 miles

£20 - £24

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot 8.3 miles

£1 - £2

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The cheapest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot is to taxi which costs £20 - £24 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, St Vincent Street and arriving at Waterfoot, Floors Road. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Thorntonhall. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Waterfoot is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs £2 - £5.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Thorntonhall takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Glasgow, St Vincent Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot is to train which takes 36 min and costs £2 - £5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot.
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  • Distance: 7.2 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central to Thorntonhall hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £5 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, First Glasgow operates a bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Waterfoot, Floors Road twice daily. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Thorntonhall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Bus operators
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Waterfoot, Floors Road
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Bus from Glasgow, Wellington street to Waterfoot, Floors Road
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
£20 - £24
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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Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Waterfoot, Floors Road station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Thorntonhall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot is 8 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Buchanan bus Station to Waterfoot.

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