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

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 500 bus, train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. 500

$18 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. 500 / ...
  2. 240X

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. 34 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  45 min

  1. 34 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. 34 miles

$150 - $210

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
Schedules at
First
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
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
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Lanark is 46 km. The road distance is 54 km.

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

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

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.

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