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

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Recommended option

Line 340 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 340 bus from Shortroods, Russell St to Rosshead, Halkett Crescent 340

Cheapest option

Line 915 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 915 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road 915 / ...

£5 - £8

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 54m

  1. Take the train from Paisley St James to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Balloch

£6 - £18

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road 17.8 miles

£35 - £50

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road 17.8 miles

£2 - £4

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road 17.8 miles

£30 - £120

Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Balloch, Mollanbowie Road is around 1h 24m and covers a distance of around 28 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 12m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road service departs from Paisley St James and arrives in Balloch, Mollanbowie Road. Typically 190 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 24m
Fastest journey time:
1h 12m
Journey distance:
28 miles
Services per week:
190
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:52
Last service departs at:
22:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road train and walk schedules

Departing Friday, August 6, 2021

Glasgow Airport (GLA) → Balloch, Mollanbowie Road
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Balloch, Mollanbowie Road is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Balloch, Mollanbowie Road is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road 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 Balloch, Mollanbowie Road is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shortroods, Russell St and arriving at Rosshead, Halkett Crescent. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road. However, there are services departing from Paisley St James and arriving at Balloch via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 54m.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Balloch, Mollanbowie Road is 11 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road without a car is to line 340 bus which takes 57 min and costs .

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The line 340 bus from Shortroods, Russell St to Rosshead, Halkett Crescent takes 37 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road bus services, operated by Carrs Loch Lomond, depart from Shortroods, Russell St station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Paisley St James station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road is to line 340 bus which takes 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £6 - £18 and takes 1h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road.
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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Balloch, Mollanbowie Road, Scotland?

Carrs Loch Lomond operates a bus from Shortroods, Russell St to Rosshead, Halkett Crescent twice a week, and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street Low Level, and Balloch in around 1h 54m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley St James to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Balloch
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £13
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£9 - £13
Bus operators
Carrs Loch Lomond
Bus from Shortroods, Russell St to Rosshead, Halkett Crescent
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
£35 - £50
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road bus services, operated by Carrs Loch Lomond, arrive at Rosshead, Halkett Crescent station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Balloch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road is 18 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Balloch, Mollanbowie Road.

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