There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Castlebank by bus, train, taxi or car
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Bus • 53 min
Train • 54 min
£6 - £19
3 alternative options
Line 240 bus, line 41 bus • 2h 17m
Taxi • 35 min
£55 - £70
Drive • 35 min
£4 - £6
Glasgow to Castlebank by buses
The bus journey time between Glasgow and Castlebank is around 57 min and covers a distance of around 28 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 48 min. Operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, the Glasgow to Castlebank bus service departs from Glasgow, North Frederick Street and arrives in Lanark, Mousebank Road. Typically 67 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Castlebank is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 35 min.
The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Castlebank is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 35 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, North Frederick Street and arriving at Lanark, Mousebank Road. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 53 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Lanark. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.
The distance between Glasgow and Castlebank is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.5 miles.
The best way to get from Glasgow to Castlebank without a car is to bus which takes 53 min and costs .
The bus from Glasgow, North Frederick Street to Lanark, Mousebank Road takes 53 min including transfers and departs every three hours.
Glasgow to Castlebank bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Glasgow, North Frederick Street station.
Glasgow to Castlebank train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Central station.
The best way to get from Glasgow to Castlebank is to bus which takes 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £6 - £19 and takes 54 min.
What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Castlebank, Scotland?
Stuarts Coaches UK operates a bus from Glasgow, North Frederick Street to Lanark, Mousebank Road every 3 hours, and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central to Lanark hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £19 and the journey takes 54 min.
Train from Glasgow Central to Lanark
- Ave. Duration
- 54 min
- Estimated price
- £6 - £19
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £6 - £10
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £14 - £19
- Ave. Duration
- 35 min
- Estimated price
- £55 - £70
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Glasgow to Castlebank bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Lanark, Mousebank Road station.
Glasgow to Castlebank train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Lanark station.
Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Castlebank is 28 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Glasgow to Castlebank.
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