There are 7 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 340 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 340 bus from Shortroods, Russell St to Alexandria, Main Street 340

Cheapest option

Line 757 bus, bus  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Clydebank station 757
  2. Take the bus from Clydebank station to Alexandria, Gilmour Street 1 / ...

£6

5 alternative options

Line 500 bus, train  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Glasgow, Blythswood Street 500
  2. Take the train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria

£12 - £19

Bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Argyle Street to Alexandria, Gilmour Street 1 / ...

£10

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria 15.7 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria 15.7 miles

£2 - £4

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria 15.7 miles

£18 - £26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shortroods, Russell St and arriving at Alexandria, Main Street. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Alexandria is 10 miles. The road distance is 15.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria without a car is to line 340 bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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The line 340 bus from Shortroods, Russell St to Alexandria, Main Street takes 33 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria bus services, operated by McColls Coaches, depart from Shortroods, Russell St station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria bus services, operated by McColls Coaches, arrive at Alexandria, Main Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria is 16 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria.

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There are 1046+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

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

McColls Coaches operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria 4 times a day, and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£8 - £11
Bus operators
McColls Coaches
Phone
01389 754 321
Email
customer.services@mccolls.org.uk
Website
mccolls.org.uk
Bus from Shortroods, Russell St to Alexandria, Main Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
McColls Coaches
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Glasgow, Blythswood Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£8
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Airport fare
£8
Bus from Glasgow, Argyle Street to Alexandria, Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
City fare
£2
Bus from Clydebank station to Alexandria, Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
City fare
£2
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
£18 - £26
UberX
£18 - £26
UberXL
£27 - £40
Exec
£30 - £50
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Renfrewshire Cab Co
Phone
+44 141 887 7770
Website
renfrewshirecabco.co.uk
Paisley Taxis
Phone
+44 141 884 8888
Website
paisleytaxis.com
Gryffe Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1505 322 255
Website
gryfferadiocars.co.uk
Titan Taxis
Phone
+44 141 530 4242
Website
titantaxis.co.uk
Clydebank Taxis
Phone
+44 141 941 1101
Website
clydebanktaxis.co.uk

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