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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Leadhills by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lanark
  2. Take the bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Leadhills, Ramsay Road 30 / ...

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Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Leadhills 44.7 miles

£90 - £120

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Bus  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lanark, Bus Station 240X / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Leadhills, Ramsay Road 30 / ...

Line 240 bus, line 41 bus, bus  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the line 240 bus from Glasgow, Bath Lane to Motherwell, Pollock Street 240
  2. Take the line 41 bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street to Lanark, Bus Station 41
  3. Take the bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Leadhills, Ramsay Road 30 / ...

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Leadhills 44.7 miles

£6 - £10

Glasgow to Leadhills by buses

The bus journey time between Glasgow and Leadhills is around 4h 40m and covers a distance of around 59 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 29m. Operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, the Glasgow to Leadhills bus service departs from Buchanan Bus Station and arrives in Leadhills, Ramsay Road. Typically 29 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 40m
Fastest bus time:
2h 29m
Buses per week:
29
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:20
Last bus departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Leadhills bus schedules

Glasgow → Leadhills
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Leadhills is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Leadhills is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Leadhills. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Leadhills, Ramsay Road via Lanark, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 48m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Leadhills is 37 miles. The road distance is 44.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Leadhills without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 45m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Glasgow to Leadhills, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Leadhills bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Leadhills bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Leadhills, Ramsay Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Leadhills is 45 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Glasgow to Leadhills.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Leadhills. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 36.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Leadhills via Lanark, Bus Station in around 2h 48m.

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 Lanark
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Bus operators
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Bus Station to Leadhills, Ramsay Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Lanark, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Bath Lane to Motherwell, Pollock Street
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street to Lanark, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
JMB Travel
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Leadhills
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£90 - £120
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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