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

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Line 900 bus

  1. Take the line 900 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Garrowhill, Swinton Road

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Train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Baillieston

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  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Baillieston

Drive

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Baillieston

Glasgow to Baillieston by bus

The bus journey time between Glasgow and Baillieston is around 15 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 12 min. Operated by Scottish Citylink, the Glasgow to Baillieston bus service departs from Buchanan Bus Station and arrives in Garrowhill, Swinton Road. Typically 256 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
15 min
Fastest bus time:
12 min
Bus distance:
8 miles
Buses per week:
256
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:15
Last bus departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Baillieston bus schedules

Glasgow → Baillieston
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Baillieston is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Baillieston is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Baillieston is to taxi which costs £18 - £23 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Garrowhill, Swinton Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central Low Level and arriving at Baillieston. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Baillieston is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Baillieston without a car is to line 900 bus which takes 16 min and costs £3 - £6.

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The line 900 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Garrowhill, Swinton Road takes 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Baillieston bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Baillieston train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Central Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Baillieston is to line 900 bus which takes 16 min and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £2 - £5 and takes 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Baillieston.
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Garrowhill, Swinton Road hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £6 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Baillieston hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £5 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Baillieston
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Garrowhill, Swinton Road
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Baillieston
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£18 - £23
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 to Baillieston bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Garrowhill, Swinton Road station.

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Glasgow to Baillieston train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Baillieston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Baillieston is 8 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Glasgow to Baillieston.

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