There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Shotts

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus, line 365 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Newmains, School Road X11
  2. Take the line 365 bus from Newmains, School Road to Shotts Prison 365 / ...

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts 20.1 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts 20.1 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and HM Prison Shotts, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts via Newmains, School Road and Shotts Prison in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Newmains, School Road to Shotts Prison
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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 HM Prison Shotts is 27 km. The road distance is 32 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £30 - £40.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Shotts Prison via Newmains, School Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Glasgow to HM Prison Shotts, including transfers.