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

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Bus  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station X74
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Glassford, Larkhall Road 256 / ...

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Glassford 22.1 miles

£45 - £60

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Train, bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Hamilton Central
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Glassford, Larkhall Road 256 / ...

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Glassford 22.1 miles

£3 - £5

Glasgow to Glassford by bus

The bus journey time between Glasgow and Glassford is around 1h 33m and covers a distance of around 24 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 33m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, Whitelaws Coaches and JMB Travel, the Glasgow to Glassford bus service departs from Buchanan Bus Station and arrives in Glassford, Larkhall Road. Typically 19 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 33m
Fastest bus time:
1h 33m
Buses per week:
19
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:15
Last bus departs at:
20:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Glassford bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Glasgow → Glassford
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Glassford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28 min.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Glassford is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs £45 - £60.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Glassford. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Glassford, Larkhall Road via Hamilton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 29m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Glassford is 15 miles. The road distance is 22.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Glassford without a car is to bus which takes 1h 29m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 29m to get from Glasgow to Glassford, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Glassford bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Glassford bus services, operated by Whitelaws Coaches, arrive at Glassford, Larkhall Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Glassford is 22 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Glasgow to Glassford.

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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 29m

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Glassford via Hamilton, Bus Station in around 1h 29m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Hamilton Central
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Hamilton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Whitelaws Coaches
Phone
+44 1698 792800
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Glassford, Larkhall Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
Whitelaws Coaches
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Glassford, Larkhall Road
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
JMB Travel
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Glassford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
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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