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

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Train  •  38 min

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

$6 - $9

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Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Argyle Street to Alexandria, Creveul Court 1 / ...

$3 - $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

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Alexandria is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Argyle Street and arriving at Alexandria, Creveul Court. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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

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The distance between Glasgow and Alexandria is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Alexandria without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs £5 - £7.

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

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Glasgow to Alexandria bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow, Argyle Street station.

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Glasgow to Alexandria train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Charing Cross (Glasgow) station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Alexandria is to train which takes 38 min and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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  • Distance: 15.2 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Alexandria hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Glasgow to Alexandria every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $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
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $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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Glasgow to Alexandria bus services, operated by First, arrive at Alexandria, Creveul Court station.

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Glasgow to Alexandria train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Alexandria station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Alexandria is 17 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Glasgow to Alexandria.

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