There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Brechin by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Montrose

$38 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Brechin, Northern Hotel 21 / ...

$30 - $37

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Brechin 106.8 miles

$22 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Brechin. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Brechin, Northern Hotel via Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Brechin is 86 miles. The road distance is 106.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Brechin without a car is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Glasgow to Brechin, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Brechin bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Brechin is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 35 min.

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Glasgow to Brechin bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Brechin, Northern Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Brechin is 107 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to drive from Glasgow to Brechin.

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There are 121+ hotels available in Brechin. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Brechin.
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  • Distance: 86.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Brechin hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Brechin via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Seagate Bus Station in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Montrose
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Brechin, Northern Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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