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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Drummond Street by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

£10 - £45

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Rideshare  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the rideshare from Glasgow to Edinburgh 45.9 miles

£3 - £7

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station 900 / ...

£5 - £15

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Drummond Street 46.8 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Drummond Street 46.8 miles

£7 - £11

Glasgow to Drummond Street by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Drummond Street is around 1h 5m and covers a distance of around 48 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 45 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and Caledonian Sleeper, the Glasgow to Drummond Street service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Drummond Street. Typically 681 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 5m
Fastest journey time:
45 min
Services per week:
681
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:16
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Drummond Street train and walk schedules

Glasgow → Drummond Street
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Drummond Street is to rideshare which costs £3 - £7 and takes 1h 24m.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Drummond Street is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £100 - £130 and takes 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Edinburgh, Bus Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Drummond Street is 42 miles. The road distance is 46.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Drummond Street without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs £10 - £45.

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh takes 49 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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Glasgow to Drummond Street train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Drummond Street is to train which takes 59 min and costs £10 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £15 and takes 1h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Drummond Street.
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  • Distance: 42.2 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Drummond Street, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £30 and the journey takes 49 min. Caledonian Sleeper also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £15 and the journey takes 1h 21m. National Express also services this route twice daily.

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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Glasgow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Glasgow to Drummond Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
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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Glasgow to Drummond Street bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Edinburgh, Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Drummond Street train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Drummond Street is 47 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Glasgow to Drummond Street.

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There are 820+ hotels available in Drummond Street. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Glasgow and Drummond Street. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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