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There are 5 ways to get from Garelochhead to Glasgow by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Garelochhead to Glasgow Queen Street

$9 - $23

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Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Helensburgh station to Glasgow, Trongate 1B

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Line 316 bus, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 316 bus from Garelochhead, Station Road to Helensburgh station 316
  2. Take the train from Helensburgh Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Garelochhead to Glasgow 31.5 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Garelochhead to Glasgow 31.5 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Garelochhead to Glasgow is to bus which costs £3 - £4 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Garelochhead to Glasgow is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Garelochhead station to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Garelochhead, Station Road and arriving at Glasgow, Trongate via Helensburgh station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Garelochhead and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Garelochhead and Glasgow is 27 miles. The road distance is 31.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Garelochhead to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs £7 - £18.

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The train from Garelochhead to Glasgow Queen Street takes 53 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Garelochhead to Glasgow bus services, operated by First, arrive at Helensburgh station.

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Garelochhead to Glasgow train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Garelochhead station.

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The best way to get from Garelochhead to Glasgow is to train which takes 53 min and costs £7 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £4 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Garelochhead to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 26.9 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Garelochhead to Glasgow 5 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 53 min. Caledonian Sleeper also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Garelochhead to Glasgow every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Garelochhead to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Helensburgh Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Garelochhead to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$16 - $23
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Garelochhead to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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Garelochhead to Glasgow bus services, operated by First, arrive at Glasgow, Trongate station.

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Garelochhead to Glasgow train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Garelochhead to Glasgow is 32 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Garelochhead to Glasgow.

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