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There are 4 ways to get from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 1 bus, bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Darvel, Temple Street to Kilmarnock, Bus Station X71 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X76 / ...

£5 - £8

3 alternative options

Line 1 bus, train  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Darvel, Temple Street to Kilmarnock, Bus Station X71 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central

£7 - £19

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station 26.3 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station 26.3 miles

£4 - £6

Darvel to Glasgow Central Station by bus and walk

The journey time between Darvel and Glasgow Central Station is around 1h 17m and covers a distance of around 31 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 6m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, the Darvel to Glasgow Central Station service departs from Darvel, Temple Street and arrives in Glasgow Central Station. Typically 263 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 17m
Fastest journey time:
1h 6m
Journey distance:
31 miles
Services per week:
263
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:25
Last service departs at:
22:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Darvel to Glasgow Central Station bus and walk schedules

Darvel → Glasgow Central Station
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The cheapest way to get from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 35 min.

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The fastest way to get from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £55 - £70 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station. However, there are services departing from Darvel, Temple Street and arriving at Glasgow, Waterloo Lane via Kilmarnock, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 23m.

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The distance between Darvel and Glasgow Central Station is 17 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station without a car is to line 1 bus and bus which takes 1h 23m and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 1h 23m to get from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station, including transfers.

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Darvel to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Darvel, Temple Street station.

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Darvel to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Glasgow, Waterloo Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Darvel to Glasgow Central Station is 26 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station.

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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 23m

What companies run services between Darvel, Scotland and Glasgow Central Station, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station via Kilmarnock, Bus Station and Glasgow, Waterloo Lane in around 1h 23m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £16
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Darvel, Temple Street to Kilmarnock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Darvel to Glasgow Central Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Taxi Ayr
Phone
+44 7860 545 890
Website
taxiayr.co.uk
Keys Taxis
Phone
+44 1290 551 988
Thistle Cabs
Phone
+44 1563 522 222
Website
thistle-cabs.co.uk
Hurlford Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1563 544 882
Bel-Air Taxis
Phone
+44 1563 550 810
Afton Taxis
Phone
+44 1290 332 630
A1 Lux (Cumnock)
Phone
+44 1290 430 098
Website
a1lux.co.uk
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
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
Phoenix Taxis
Phone
+44 1294 212 020
Irvine TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 1294 278 910
Elite Taxis
Phone
+44 1294 278 315
Streamline Taxis
Phone
+44 1292 28 45 45
Website
streamlinetaxis.com

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