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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Balloch Road by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Balloch

$6 - $9

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Line 1 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Glasgow, James Watt Street to Balloch, Dalvait Road 1

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Argyle Street to Balloch Bus Terminus 1A / ...

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Balloch Road 19 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Balloch Road 19 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Balloch Road is to line 1 bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, James Watt Street and arriving at Balloch, Dalvait Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Charing Cross (Glasgow) and arriving at Balloch. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Balloch Road is 16 miles. The road distance is 19 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Balloch Road without a car is to train which takes 45 min and costs £5 - £7.

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The train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Balloch takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Balloch Road bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow, James Watt Street station.

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Glasgow to Balloch Road train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Charing Cross (Glasgow) station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Balloch Road is to train which takes 45 min and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 1 bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Balloch Road.
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  • Distance: 15.8 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Balloch Rd, Balloch, Alexandria G83 8LQ, UK?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Balloch Road hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Glasgow to Balloch Road hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Balloch
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow, James Watt Street to Balloch, Dalvait Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow, Argyle Street to Balloch Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Balloch Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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Glasgow to Balloch Road bus services, operated by First, arrive at Balloch, Dalvait Road station.

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Glasgow to Balloch Road train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Balloch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Balloch Road is 19 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Glasgow to Balloch Road.

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There are 545+ hotels available in Balloch Road. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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