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

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Irvine

$9 - $13

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Bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Irvine, Bridgegate X44 / ...

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Irvine 27 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Irvine 27 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Irvine is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Irvine is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, West Regent Lane and arriving at Irvine, Bridgegate. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Irvine. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Irvine is 23 miles. The road distance is 27 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Irvine without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £7 - £10.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Irvine takes 39 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Glasgow to Irvine bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Glasgow, West Regent Lane station.

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Glasgow to Irvine train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Irvine is to train which takes 39 min and costs £7 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 53 min.

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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Irvine every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow to Irvine every 3 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Irvine
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Irvine, Bridgegate
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Irvine
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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Glasgow to Irvine bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Irvine, Bridgegate station.

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Glasgow to Irvine train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Irvine station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Irvine is 27 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Glasgow to Irvine.

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