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

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Train  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Elgin

£45 - £150

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Bus  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station M10
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Elgin, Bus Station 10 / ...

Bus via Aberdeen  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station M9
  2. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Keith, Reidhaven Square 10 / ...

Drive  •  3h 8m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Craigellachie 163.2 miles

£24 - £40

Glasgow to Craigellachie by bus

The bus journey time between Glasgow and Craigellachie is around 8h 22m and covers a distance of around 224 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 5h 57m. Operated by Scottish Citylink and Stagecoach Bluebird, the Glasgow to Craigellachie bus service departs from Buchanan Bus Station and arrives in Craigellachie, Victoria Street. Typically 23 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
8h 22m
Fastest bus time:
5h 57m
Buses per week:
23
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
44 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:30
Last bus departs at:
17:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Craigellachie bus schedules

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

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The social distance requirement in Craigellachie is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Craigellachie is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 3h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Craigellachie is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 3h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Craigellachie. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Craigellachie, Victoria Street via Inverness, Bus Station and Elgin, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 6m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Craigellachie is 120 miles. The road distance is 163.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Craigellachie without a car is to train which takes 5h 31m and costs £45 - £150.

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Glasgow to Craigellachie, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Craigellachie bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Craigellachie is to train which takes 5h 31m and costs £45 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7h 6m.

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Glasgow to Craigellachie bus services, operated by Stagecoach Bluebird, arrive at Elgin, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Craigellachie is 163 miles. It takes approximately 3h 8m to drive from Glasgow to Craigellachie.

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  • Distance: 120.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 31m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Craigellachie, Moray, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street to Elgin once daily. Tickets cost £45 - £150 and the journey takes 4h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Craigellachie via Inverness, Bus Station and Elgin, Bus Station in around 7h 6m.

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 Elgin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £150
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Bluebird
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Elgin, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Keith, Reidhaven Square
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly

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