There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Alloa by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Alloa

$11 - $15

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Glasgow to Alloa 32.6 miles

$4

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kincardine, High Street Stance B X27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kincardine, High Street Stance B to Alloa, Shillinghill 8A / ...

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Alloa 32.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Alloa 32.7 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Alloa is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Alloa is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Alloa is 25 miles. The road distance is 32.7 miles.

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street to Alloa takes 51 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Alloa. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Alloa, Shillinghill via Kincardine, High Street Stance B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Alloa. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Alloa hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Alloa via Kincardine, High Street Stance B in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kincardine, High Street Stance B
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kincardine, High Street Stance B to Alloa, Shillinghill
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Glasgow to Alloa
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Glasgow to Alloa
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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