There are 6 ways to get from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumbarton, Barloan Toll to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) 915 / ...

$5 - $8

5 alternative options

Train, line 500 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Dumbarton Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) 500

$15 - $30

Line 1 bus, line 757 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Dumbarton, High Street (50 High Street) to Dalmuir, French Street 1 / ...
  2. Take the line 757 bus from Dalmuir, Swindon Street to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) 757

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 12.4 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 12.4 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport 12.4 miles

$110 - $160

What companies run services between Dumbarton, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport (GLA) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 22 min. Wilsons of Rhu also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dumbarton Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dumbarton Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Dumbarton, Barloan Toll to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Wilsons of Rhu
Phone
01436 820300
Email
info@wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Website
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Bus from Dumbarton, St Mary's Way (Sheriff Court) to Shortroods, Goudie Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
First
Bus from Dumbarton, High Street (50 High Street) to Dalmuir, French Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Dalmuir, Swindon Street to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport (GLA)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$27 - $35
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dumbarton and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 12 km. The road distance is 20 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Dumbarton to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £20 - £25.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dumbarton, Barloan Toll and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

The bus from Dumbarton, Barloan Toll to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) takes 22 min including transfers and departs hourly.