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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to George IV Bridge 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 19m

  1. Take the rideshare from Glasgow to Edinburgh 45.9 miles

£3 - £7

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 27m

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

£10 - £15

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to George IV Bridge 46.5 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to George IV Bridge 46.5 miles

£7 - £11

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to George IV Bridge is to rideshare which costs £3 - £7 and takes 1h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to George IV Bridge is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Edinburgh, Princes Street. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 16m.

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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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It is 42 miles from Glasgow to George IV Bridge. It is approximately 46.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to George IV Bridge 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 George IV Bridge bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to George IV Bridge train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to George IV Bridge is to train which takes 59 min and costs £10 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to George IV Bridge.
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  • Distance: 41.9 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and George IV Bridge, Scotland?

ScotRail 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, Princes Street every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £15 and the journey takes 1h 16m.

Train operators
ScotRail
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
scotrail.co.uk
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, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
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 George IV Bridge
Ave. Duration
52 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 George IV Bridge bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Glasgow to George IV Bridge train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to George IV Bridge is 47 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Glasgow to George IV Bridge.

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There are 820+ hotels available in George IV Bridge. Prices start at £75 per night.

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

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