There are 4 ways to get from Coatbridge to Glasgow by train, rideshare, taxi or car
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Train • 22 min
Rideshare • 29 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 15 min
Drive • 15 min
Coatbridge to Glasgow by train
The train journey time between Coatbridge and Glasgow is around 20 min and covers a distance of around 9 miles. The fastest train normally takes 15 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Coatbridge to Glasgow train service departs from Coatbridge Sunnyside and arrives in Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. Typically 516 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Coatbridge to Glasgow train schedules
Trains departing Monday, October 25, 2021
Trains departing Tuesday, October 26, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Coatbridge to Glasgow is to rideshare which costs £2 and takes 29 min.
The fastest way to get from Coatbridge to Glasgow is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £25 - £30 and takes 15 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Coatbridge Sunnyside and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.
The distance between Coatbridge and Glasgow is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.7 miles.
The best way to get from Coatbridge to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs £2 - £6.
The train from Coatbridge Sunnyside to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Coatbridge to Glasgow train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Coatbridge Sunnyside station.
Coatbridge to Glasgow train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.
Yes, the driving distance between Coatbridge to Glasgow is 11 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Coatbridge to Glasgow.
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What companies run services between Coatbridge, Scotland and Glasgow, Scotland?
First ScotRail Service operates a train from Coatbridge Sunnyside to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £6 and the journey takes 22 min.
Train from Coatbridge Sunnyside to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
- Ave. Duration
- 22 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- £2 - £6
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £2 - £4
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £4 - £6
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Coatbridge to Glasgow
- Ave. Duration
- 29 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
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