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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aviemore

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Bus via Perth

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Perth, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Perth, Bus Station to Kincraig, Wildlife Park Road End

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel

Train via Perth

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Aviemore

Drive

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park

Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Highland Wildlife Park is around 5h 16m and covers a distance of around 154 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 22m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 12m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, Stagecoach Highlands and Scottish Citylink, the Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Highland Wildlife Park. Typically 32 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 53m
Layover time:
2h 22m
Total time:
5h 16m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 12m
Journey distance:
154 miles
Services per week:
32
Cheapest price:
£33
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:00
Last service departs at:
18:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park train, bus and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park is to drive. Taking this option will cost £19 - £29 and takes 2h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Highland Wildlife Park. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Kincraig, Wildlife Park Road End via Aviemore, Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 10m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Highland Wildlife Park is 87 miles. The road distance is 124.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park without a car is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs £30 - £100.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs £30 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £45 and takes 4h 10m.

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Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2h 22m to drive from Glasgow to Highland Wildlife Park.

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  • Distance: 87.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 52m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Highland Wildlife Park, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aviemore 4 times a day. Tickets cost £30 - £95 and the journey takes 2h 32m. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel every 4 hours. Tickets cost £25 - £40 and the journey takes 2h 50m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £95
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Perth to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £75
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £75
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Perth, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Kincraig, Wildlife Park Road End
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
Scottish Citylink

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