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

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Recommended option

Train, line 253 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Merryton
  2. Take the line 253 bus from Hareleeshill, Pentland Crescent to Coalburn, Caledonian Gardens 253

$12 - $13

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Bus, line 253 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) X74 / ...
  2. Take the line 253 bus from Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to Coalburn, Caledonian Gardens 253

$10 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Coalburn 29.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Coalburn 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Coalburn. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Coalburn, Caledonian Gardens via Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Coalburn is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Coalburn without a car is to train and line 253 bus which takes 1 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Glasgow to Coalburn, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Coalburn bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Coalburn bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, arrive at Coalburn, Caledonian Gardens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Coalburn is 30 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Glasgow to Coalburn.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Coalburn. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Coalburn.
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  • Distance: 23.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Coalburn via Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) in around 1 h 31 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 Merryton
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Hareleeshill, Pentland Crescent to Coalburn, Caledonian Gardens
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station) to Coalburn, Caledonian Gardens
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station (Hamilton Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Coalburn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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