There are 6 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 (Russell Street) to Alexandria, Main Street 340

$7

5 alternative options

Line 500 bus, train  •  1 h 26 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 Alexandria

$15 - $18

Line 757 bus, bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Dalmuir, French Street 757
  2. Take the bus from Dalmuir, Swindon Street to Alexandria, Creveul Court 1 / ...

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria 15.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria 15.8 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Alexandria 15.8 miles

$110 - $160

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 £25 - £30 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shortroods, Russell St (Russell Street) and arriving at Alexandria, Main Street. Services depart every four hours. 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 15.8 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 £5.

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The line 340 bus from Shortroods, Russell St (Russell Street) to Alexandria, Main Street takes 33 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria bus services, operated by McColls Coaches, depart from Shortroods, Russell St (Russell Street) 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 836+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at $75 USD 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 every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 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 Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
McColls Coaches
Phone
01389 754 321
Email
customer.services@mccolls.org.uk
Website
mccolls.org.uk
Bus from Shortroods, Russell St (Russell Street) to Alexandria, Main Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
mccolls.org.uk
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 Dalmuir, Swindon Street to Alexandria, Creveul Court
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Dalmuir, French Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Alexandria
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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