Directions from Glasgow to Giffnock

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Giffnock

$3 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28 min

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

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

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

$11 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Walk from Glasgow to Giffnock 5.3 miles

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Giffnock every 30 minutes. 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 also services this route every 30 minutes.

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
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $4
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Giffnock, Park Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow to Giffnock
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$11 - $17
uberX
$11 - $17
uberXL
$17 - $24
UberEXEC
$22 - $30
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Giffnock is 8 km. The road distance is 8 km.

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

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Giffnock. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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.

The train from Glasgow Central to Giffnock takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.