There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Helensburgh Central Station by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 340 bus  •  50 min

  1. 340

$10

Cheapest option

Line 757 bus, bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. 757
  2. 1B

$8 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 500 bus, train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 500

$17 - $19

Line 757 bus, train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 757

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. 24.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  32 min

  1. 24.2 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Helensburgh Central Station, Scotland?

Wilsons of Rhu operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Helensburgh Central Station twice daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 50 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 Helensburgh Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $10
Train from Dalmuir to Helensburgh Central
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Wilsons of Rhu
Phone
01436 820300
Email
info@wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Website
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Bus from Shortroods, Russell St (Russell Street) to Helensburgh Railway Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
wilsonsofrhu.co.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
Schedules at
First
Bus from Clydebank Railway Station to Helensburgh Railway Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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 - $6
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Clydebank Railway Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Helensburgh Central Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Helensburgh Central Station is 24 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Helensburgh Central Station is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Helensburgh Central Station is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £35 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shortroods, Russell St (Russell Street) and arriving at Helensburgh Railway Station. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

The line 340 bus from Shortroods, Russell St (Russell Street) to Helensburgh Railway Station takes 50 min including transfers and departs twice daily.