How to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cumbernauld

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Recommended option

Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station 500 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) X27 / ...

$6 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) X24

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 500 bus, train  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane 500
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Croy

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cumbernauld 22.7 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cumbernauld 22.7 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Cumbernauld 22.7 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Cumbernauld is 29 km. The road distance is 36 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cumbernauld is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cumbernauld is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £30 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 51 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cumbernauld, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cumbernauld via Buchanan Bus Station in around 51 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Croy
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
First
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
First
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cumbernauld
Ave. Duration
29 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
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Cumbernauld
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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