There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow by bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 500 bus, tram  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane 500
  2. Take the tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Hillhead SPT Subway Station Sub

$10

Cheapest option

Line 77 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 77 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Kelvingrove Art Galleries (Regent Moray Street) 77

$9

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow 8.4 miles

$20 - $24

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow 8.4 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to University of Glasgow 8.4 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow 8.4 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Kelvingrove Art Galleries (Regent Moray Street). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and University of Glasgow is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow without a car is to line 500 bus and tram which takes 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow bus services, operated by First, arrive at Kelvingrove Art Galleries (Regent Moray Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow is 8 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

First operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
SPT Subway
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Hillhead SPT Subway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
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 Kelvingrove Art Galleries (Regent Moray Street)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$14 - $21
UberX
$14 - $21
UberXL
$21 - $35
Exec
$27 - $40
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to University of Glasgow
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
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
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to University of Glasgow
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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