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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Irvine

£6 - £19

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Bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Campbell Street to Irvine, Riverway X34

£4 - £7

3 alternative options

Bus, line 11 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Kilmarnock, Bus Station X77 / ...
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Irvine, Bridgegate 11 / ...

£5 - £9

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Irvine Station 32.1 miles

£65 - £85

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Irvine Station 32.1 miles

£4 - £7

Glasgow to Irvine Station by train

The train journey time between Glasgow and Irvine Station is around 34 min and covers a distance of around 30 miles. The fastest train normally takes 28 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to Irvine Station train service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Irvine. Typically 329 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
34 min
Fastest train time:
28 min
Trains per week:
329
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:15
Last train departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Irvine Station train schedules

Glasgow → Irvine Station
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The most affordable way to get from Glasgow to Irvine Station is to bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Irvine Station is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, West Campbell Street and arriving at Irvine, Riverway. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 14m.

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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 Station is 24 miles. The road distance is 32.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Irvine Station without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £6 - £19.

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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 Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Glasgow, West Campbell Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Irvine Station is to train which takes 39 min and costs £6 - £19. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Irvine Station.
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  • Distance: 24.1 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central to Irvine every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £6 - £19 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow, West Campbell Street to Irvine, Riverway 5 times a week. Tickets cost £4 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 14m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
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
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Campbell Street to Irvine, Riverway
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Kilmarnock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Irvine, Bridgegate
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Irvine Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£65 - £85
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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Glasgow to Irvine Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Irvine, Riverway station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Irvine Station is 32 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Glasgow to Irvine Station.

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