There are 4 ways to get from Forres to Glasgow by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Forres to Glasgow Queen Street

$65 - $85

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Bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station G10

$47 - $62

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Forres to Glasgow 174.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Glasgow (GLA) INV - GLA

$120 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Forres to Glasgow is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Forres to Glasgow is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forres to Glasgow station. However, there are services departing from Forres, Cumming Street and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) and Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Forres and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Forres and Glasgow is 124 miles. The road distance is 174.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Forres to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs £50 - £65.

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The train from Forres to Glasgow Queen Street takes 4 h 33 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Forres to Glasgow bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Forres to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 123.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Forres to Glasgow once a week. Tickets cost $65 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h 33 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Forres to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Stornoway
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $3,300
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Forres to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $85
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink

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