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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Shotts

$7 - $9

4 alternative options

Line 240 bus, line 56 bus  •  2h 41m

  1. Take the line 240 bus from Glasgow, Drury Street to Motherwell, Milton Street 240
  2. Take the line 56 bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street to Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus 56

Taxi  •  24m

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison 21.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  24m

  1. Drive from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison 21.2 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  24m

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison 21.2 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison. However, there are services departing from Glasgow, Drury Street and arriving at Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus via Motherwell, Pollock Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Shotts. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37m.

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The distance between Glasgow Central Station and Shotts Prison is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison without a car is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £5 - £7.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Shotts takes 37m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow, Drury Street station.

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Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 240 bus and line 56 bus, which costs and takes 2h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Glasgow Central Station, Scotland and Shotts Prison, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison via Glasgow, Drury Street, Motherwell, Milton Street, Motherwell, Pollock Street, and Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus in around 2h 41m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street to Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $65
Exec
$55 - $80
Taxi from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison
Ave. Duration
24m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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

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Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison bus services, operated by JMB Travel, arrive at Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus station.

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Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Shotts station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison is 21 miles. It takes approximately 24m to drive from Glasgow Central Station to Shotts Prison.

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There are 277+ hotels available in Shotts Prison. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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