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There are 8 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lanark

$13 - $17

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Line 500 bus, train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Sanderling Road to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane 500
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lanark

$17 - $20

Line 500 bus, bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Glasgow, Cathedral Street 500
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lanark, Woodstock Street 241X / ...

Line 240 bus, line 41 bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 240 bus from Glasgow, Drury Street to Motherwell, Milton Street 240
  2. Take the line 41 bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street to Lanark, Hunters Close 41

Taxi  •  45 min

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

$60 - $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

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark 34 miles

$50 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark is to drive which costs £5 - £9 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 and arriving at Lanark, Woodstock Street via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark. However, there are services departing from Paisley Gilmour Street and arriving at Lanark via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 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 train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £9 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 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 station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Paisley Gilmour Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £9 - £13. Alternatively, you can line 500 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 19 min.

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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 26 min

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

You can take a train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark via Glasgow Central in around 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark via Glasgow, Cathedral Street and Buchanan Bus Station in around 2 h 19 min.

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
Train from Glasgow Central to Lanark
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
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 Glasgow, Cathedral Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow, Drury Street to Motherwell, Milton Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
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
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street to Lanark, Hunters Close
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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uber.com
Assist
$50 - $70
UberX
$50 - $70
UberXL
$75 - $110
Exec
$90 - $130
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Lanark
Estimated price
$140 - $210

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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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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Lanark train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Lanark 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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