There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie 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

Line 500 bus, train  •  56 min

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

$13 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 2 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Glasgow, Drury Street to Airdrie, Bank Street 2

$12 - $14

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie 23.1 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie 23.1 miles

$4 - $8

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Airdrie 23.1 miles

$130 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Airdrie is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Airdrie, Bank Street via Glasgow, Drury Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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

First operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Airdrie
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Dundas Street (Queen St Station)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
First
Bus from Glasgow, Drury Street to Airdrie, Bank Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Airdrie
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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