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

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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 - $13

4 alternative options

Bus, line 247 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) X24
  2. Take the line 247 bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Airdrie, Police Station (Anderson Street) 247 / ...

$13 - $14

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

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie without a car is to line 500 bus and train which takes 56 min and costs .

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

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow, Drury Street station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie bus services, operated by First, arrive at Airdrie, Bank Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie is 23 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie.

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There are 730+ hotels available in Airdrie. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Airdrie.
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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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 - $4 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
26 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
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow, Drury Street to Airdrie, Bank Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road) to Airdrie, Police Station (Anderson Street)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
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
$120 - $180

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