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

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Bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street to Balfron, Clinic B10 / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Milngavie
  2. Take the bus from Milngavie station to Balfron, Clinic B10 / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Balfron 18.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Balfron 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Balfron is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Balfron is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street and arriving at Balfron, Clinic. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Balfron is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Balfron without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street to Balfron, Clinic takes 1 h 3 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Balfron bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street station.

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Glasgow to Balfron bus services, operated by First, arrive at Balfron, Clinic station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Balfron is 18 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Glasgow to Balfron.

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There are 822+ hotels available in Balfron. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Balfron.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

First operates a bus from Glasgow to Balfron hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Milngavie
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $5
Bus operators
First
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Balfron
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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