There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Alexandria by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Argyle Street (Radisson Hotel) to Alexandria, Creveul Court 1 / ...

$4 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Alexandria 17.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Alexandria 17.2 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Alexandria, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Alexandria hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Glasgow to Alexandria every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Glasgow to Alexandria?

The distance between Glasgow and Alexandria is 24 km. The road distance is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Alexandria?

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Alexandria is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Glasgow to Alexandria?

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Alexandria is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £27 - £32.

Is there a direct train between Glasgow and Alexandria?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Charing Cross (Glasgow) and arriving at Alexandria. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

Is there a direct bus between Glasgow and Alexandria?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Argyle Street (Radisson Hotel) and arriving at Alexandria, Creveul Court. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

How long does it take to get from Glasgow to Alexandria?

The train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.