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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  5 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Bishopbriggs

£1 - £2

3 alternative options

Line 72 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Glasgow, New City Road to Auchinairn, Liddells Court 72

£2 - £3

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs 4.4 miles

£9 - £12

Walk  •  1h 23m

  1. Walk from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs 4.3 miles

Glasgow to Bishopbriggs by train

The train journey time between Glasgow and Bishopbriggs is around 5 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest train normally takes 4 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to Bishopbriggs train service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Bishopbriggs. Typically 262 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5 min
Fastest train time:
4 min
Train distance:
3 miles
Trains per week:
262
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:19
Last train departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Bishopbriggs train schedules

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

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The social distance requirement in Bishopbriggs is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, New City Road and arriving at Auchinairn, Liddells Court. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Bishopbriggs. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Bishopbriggs is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs without a car is to train which takes 5 min and costs £1 - £2.

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street to Bishopbriggs takes 5 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Bishopbriggs bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Glasgow, New City Road station.

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Glasgow to Bishopbriggs train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs is to train which takes 5 min and costs £1 - £2. Alternatively, you can line 72 bus, which costs £2 - £3 and takes 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs.
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  • Distance: 3.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street to Bishopbriggs hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 5 min. Alternatively, McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow, New City Road to Auchinairn, Liddells Court every 3 hours. Tickets cost £2 - £3 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 Queen Street to Bishopbriggs
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £2
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Bishopbriggs
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£9 - £12
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 Bishopbriggs bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Auchinairn, Liddells Court station.

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

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