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There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, tram  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the tram from St Enoch SPT Subway Station to Govan SPT Subway Station Sub

Cheapest option

Bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Gallowhill, Washington Road to Govan, Harmony Place 26 / ...

$3 - $9

7 alternative options

Line 500 bus, tram  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Sanderling Road to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane 500
  2. Take the tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Govan SPT Subway Station Sub

Line 77 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 77 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Govan, Queen Elizabeth Hospitals 77

$9

Bus First  •  43 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 77 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Govan Interchange 26 / ...

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan 6.9 miles

$17 - $21

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan 6.9 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  11 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Govan 6.9 miles

$95 - $140

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan 6.9 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan is to taxi which costs £13 - £16 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gallowhill, Washington Road and arriving at Govan, Harmony Place. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Govan is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan without a car is to train and tram which takes 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan, including transfers.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Gallowhill, Washington Road station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Govan, Harmony Place station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan is 7 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan.

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There are 860+ hotels available in Govan. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 37 min. First also services this route hourly.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Tram from St Enoch SPT Subway Station to Govan SPT Subway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Govan SPT Subway Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Sanderling Road to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Partick, Peel Street Stop 1
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Govan, Queen Elizabeth Hospitals
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Govan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Gallowhill, Washington Road to Govan, Harmony Place
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Govan Interchange
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$12 - $18
UberX
$12 - $18
UberXL
$17 - $25
Exec
$22 - $30
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Govan
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Govan
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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