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

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Bus  •  15m

  1. Take the bus from Govanhill, Coplaw Street to Giffnock, Montgomery Drive 4 / ...

$2 - $5

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Train  •  15m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Giffnock

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  11m

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Giffnock 5.1 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  11m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Giffnock 5.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11m

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow to Giffnock 5.1 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  1h 41m

  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 11m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Govanhill, Coplaw Street and arriving at Giffnock, Montgomery Drive. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Giffnock. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15m.

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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 bus which takes 15m and costs £1 - £4.

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The bus from Govanhill, Coplaw Street to Giffnock, Montgomery Drive takes 15m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Giffnock bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Govanhill, Coplaw 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 bus which takes 15m and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £2 - £3 and takes 15m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Giffnock.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 15m

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

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow to Giffnock hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 15m. First also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Giffnock every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 15m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Giffnock
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $4
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Govanhill, Coplaw Street to Giffnock, Montgomery Drive
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow to Giffnock
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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uber.com
Assist
$9 - $14
UberX
$9 - $14
UberXL
$13 - $20
Exec
$17 - $24
Taxi from Glasgow to Giffnock
Ave. Duration
11m
Estimated price
$14 - $18
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk

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Glasgow to Giffnock bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Giffnock, Montgomery Drive 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 11m to drive from Glasgow to Giffnock.

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