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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Crossmyloof

£1 - £2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Shawlands, Eastwood Avenue 103 / ...

£2 - £3

Line 3 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre to Shawlands, Eastwood Avenue 3

£2 - £3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands 3.4 miles

£8 - £10

Walk  •  1h 4m

  1. Walk from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands 3.4 miles

Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands by walk and train

The journey time between Glasgow Queen Street and Shawlands is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 6 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Crossmyloof. Typically 431 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6 min
Fastest journey time:
6 min
Journey distance:
2 miles
Services per week:
431
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:12
Last service departs at:
23:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands walk and train schedules

Glasgow Queen Street → Shawlands
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Shawlands is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands is to train, which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands is to taxi which costs £8 - £10 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, St Vincent Street and arriving at Shawlands, Eastwood Avenue. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Crossmyloof. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Queen Street and Shawlands is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs £1 - £2.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Crossmyloof takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Glasgow, St Vincent Street station.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands is to train which takes 14 min and costs £1 - £2. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £3 and takes 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands.
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  • Distance: 2.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Glasgow Queen Street, Scotland and Shawlands, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central to Crossmyloof every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Shawlands, Eastwood Avenue hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 17 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Crossmyloof
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £2
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Shawlands, Eastwood Avenue
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre to Shawlands, Eastwood Avenue
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Shawlands, Tefoil Avenue
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Shawlands, Tefoil Avenue
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
JMB Travel
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk

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Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Shawlands, Eastwood Avenue station.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Shawlands train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Crossmyloof station.

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