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

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Train, line 500 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk High to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) 500

$17 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) to Buchanan Bus Station X37
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) 500 / ...

$8 - $14

4 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach East Scotland  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) X24

$15

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 33.2 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 33.2 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport 33.2 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Falkirk and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 27 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to train and line 500 bus which takes 44 min and costs £12 - £15.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital station.

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Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 33 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA).

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There are 883+ hotels available in Glasgow Airport (GLA). Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 26.9 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA) hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk High to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
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
Website
First
Bus from Falkirk, Weir Street (opp Weir Street) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport (GLA)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Jayride
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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