There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens by tram, bus, taxi or foot
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Tram • 15 min
3 alternative options
Line 914 bus • 24 min
£2 - £4
Taxi • 6 min
£7 - £9
Walk • 46 min
Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens by walk and bus
The journey time between Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Botanic Gardens is around 9 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 8 min. Services are operated by Scottish Citylink. Typically 70 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens walk and bus schedules
Departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Departing Thursday, June 17, 2021
Departing Friday, June 18, 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens is to tram which costs £2 and takes 15 min.
The quickest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens is to taxi which costs £7 - £9 and takes 6 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Hillhead, Kersland Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station station and arriving at Hillhead SPT Subway Station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.
The distance between Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Botanic Gardens is 2 miles.
The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens without a car is to tram which takes 15 min and costs £2.
The tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Hillhead SPT Subway Station takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.
Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens train services, operated by SPT Subway, depart from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station.
Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Hillhead, Kersland Street station.
What companies run services between Glasgow Queen Street, Scotland and Glasgow Botanic Gardens, Scotland?
SPT Subway operates a vehicle from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to Hillhead SPT Subway Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Hillhead, Kersland Street hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 10 min.
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Hillhead, Kersland Street
- Ave. Duration
- 10 min
- Estimated price
- £2 - £4
- Scottish Citylink
- Ave. Duration
- 6 min
- Estimated price
- £7 - £9
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Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Botanic Gardens train services, operated by SPT Subway, arrive at Hillhead SPT Subway Station.
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