There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow to Giffnock by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Giffnock

$3 - $4

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Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Giffnock, Park Road N38 / ...

$2 - $4

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Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Giffnock 5.1 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Giffnock 5.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow to Giffnock 5.1 miles

$10 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Walk from Glasgow to Giffnock 5.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Giffnock is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Giffnock is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, St Vincent Street and arriving at Giffnock, Park Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Giffnock. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Giffnock is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Giffnock without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Giffnock takes 14 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Giffnock bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow, St Vincent Street station.

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Glasgow to Giffnock train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Giffnock is to train which takes 14 min and costs £2 - £3. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £3 and takes 28 min.

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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Giffnock, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Giffnock hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Glasgow to Giffnock every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 28 min. Stagecoach West Scotland also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Giffnock, Park Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow to Giffnock
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$14 - $21
Exec
$18 - $26
Taxi from Glasgow to Giffnock
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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Glasgow to Giffnock bus services, operated by First, arrive at Giffnock, Park Road station.

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Glasgow to Giffnock train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Giffnock station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Giffnock is 5 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Glasgow to Giffnock.

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