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There are 4 ways to get from Cambuslang to Glasgow by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central

£1 - £3

3 alternative options

Line 164 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 164 bus from Cambuslang, Christie Place to Glasgow, Osborne Street 164 / ...

£3 - £4

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambuslang to Glasgow 7.9 miles

£19 - £23

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Cambuslang to Glasgow 7.9 miles

£1 - £2

Cambuslang to Glasgow by train

The train journey time between Cambuslang and Glasgow is around 9 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest train normally takes 8 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Cambuslang to Glasgow train service departs from Cambuslang and arrives in Glasgow Central. Typically 207 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
9 min
Fastest train time:
8 min
Train distance:
4 miles
Trains per week:
207
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:07
Last train departs at:
23:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambuslang to Glasgow train schedules

Cambuslang → Glasgow
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The cheapest way to get from Cambuslang to Glasgow is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambuslang to Glasgow is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cambuslang, Christie Place and arriving at Glasgow, Osborne Street. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cambuslang and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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It is 5 miles from Cambuslang to Glasgow. It is approximately 7.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Cambuslang to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central takes 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Cambuslang to Glasgow bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Cambuslang, Christie Place station.

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Cambuslang to Glasgow train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Cambuslang station.

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The best way to get from Cambuslang to Glasgow is to train which takes 9 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can line 164 bus, which costs £3 - £4 and takes 41 min.

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Map of how to get from Cambuslang to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 5.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Cambuslang, Scotland and Glasgow, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Cambuslang, Christie Place to Glasgow, Osborne Street 5 times a day. Tickets cost £3 - £4 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cambuslang to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Cambuslang to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£19 - £23
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk
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
Hamilton Toa Taxis
Phone
+44 1698 281 144
Cadzow Cars
Phone
+44 1698 891 990
Website
cadzowcars.com
Bridge Cars
Phone
+44 1698 422 288

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Cambuslang to Glasgow bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Glasgow, Osborne Street station.

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Cambuslang to Glasgow train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambuslang to Glasgow is 8 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Cambuslang to Glasgow.

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