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 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Helensburgh Railway Station to Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella (Hope Street) 1B

$8 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Garelochhead, Station Road (Bromley Place) to Helensburgh Railway Station 316A / ...
  2. Take the train from Helensburgh Central to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level

$11 - $14

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 drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 43 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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The distance between Garelochhead and Glasgow is 27 miles. The road distance is 31.5 miles.

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The train from Garelochhead to Glasgow Queen Street takes 53 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Garelochhead station to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Garelochhead, Station Road (Bromley Place) and arriving at Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella (Hope Street) via Helensburgh Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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

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

ScotRail operates a train from Garelochhead to Glasgow every 4 hours. 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 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 27 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
Every 4 hours
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 - $24
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Garelochhead Minibuses +
Phone
01436 810 200
Website
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Garelochhead, Station Road (Bromley Place) to Helensburgh Railway Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
Wilsons of Rhu
Phone
01436 820300
Email
info@wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Website
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Bus from Garelochhead, Station Road (Bromley Place) to Helensburgh Railway Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Garelochhead to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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