There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 500 bus, train  •  1 h 29 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 Central to Lanark

$18 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 58 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 Lanark, Woodstock Street 240X

$16 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark 34 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark 34 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Lanark 34 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Lanark, Woodstock Street via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Lanark is 29 miles. The road distance is 34 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark without a car is to line 500 bus and train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £13 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark, including transfers.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Lanark, Woodstock Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark is 34 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Lanark. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark.
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  • Distance: 28.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark via Buchanan Bus Station in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lanark, Woodstock Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Lanark
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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