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

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Train  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Livingston North

£6 - £19

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Haymarket Station 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Eliburn, Kilne Place X23 / ...

£12 - £18

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir 31.3 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir 31.3 miles

£4 - £7

Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Eliburn Reservoir is around 53 min and covers a distance of around 30 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 44 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir service departs from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arrives in Eliburn Reservoir. Typically 264 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
53 min
Fastest journey time:
44 min
Journey distance:
30 miles
Services per week:
264
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:06
Last service departs at:
22:26

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir train and walk schedules

Glasgow → Eliburn Reservoir
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Eliburn Reservoir. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Eliburn, Kilne Place via Haymarket Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arriving at Livingston North. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Eliburn Reservoir is 28 miles. The road distance is 31.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir without a car is to train which takes 1h 13m and costs £6 - £19.

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Livingston North takes 58 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir is to train which takes 1h 13m and costs £6 - £19. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 2h 57m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir.
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  • Distance: 27.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Eliburn Reservoir, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Livingston North every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £6 - £19 and the journey takes 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir via Haymarket Station and Eliburn, Kilne Place in around 2h 57m.

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 Low Level to Livingston North
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
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 Eliburn Reservoir bus services, operated by First, arrive at Eliburn, Kilne Place station.

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Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Livingston North station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir is 31 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Glasgow to Eliburn Reservoir.

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