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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Blantyre

£2 - £6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum 15 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum 15 miles

£2 - £4

Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and David Livingstone Museum is around 21 min and covers a distance of around 9 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 16 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum service departs from Glasgow Central Low Level and arrives in David Livingstone Museum. Typically 469 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
21 min
Fastest journey time:
16 min
Services per week:
469
Cheapest price:
£2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:18
Last service departs at:
23:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum train and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Glasgow → David Livingstone Museum
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central Low Level and arriving at Blantyre. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and David Livingstone Museum is 8 miles. The road distance is 15 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs £2 - £6.

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The train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Blantyre takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Central Low Level station.

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Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Blantyre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum is 15 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum.
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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and David Livingstone Museum, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Blantyre every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £6 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Blantyre
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to David Livingstone Museum
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk

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