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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Shettleston

4 alternative options

Line 46 bus

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Dennistoun, Brandon Street to Greenfield, Torphin Walk

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Craigend, Mossvale Road

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital

Walk

  1. Walk from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital

Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Lightburn Hospital is around 9 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 7 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital service departs from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arrives in Lightburn Hospital. Typically 478 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
9 min
Fastest journey time:
7 min
Journey distance:
4 miles
Services per week:
478
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:23
Last service departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital train and walk schedules

Glasgow → Lightburn Hospital
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lightburn Hospital is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Lightburn Hospital is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital is to taxi which costs £9 - £12 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dennistoun, Brandon Street and arriving at Greenfield, Torphin Walk. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arriving at Shettleston. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Lightburn Hospital is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Shettleston takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital bus services, operated by Kevins Coaches, depart from Dennistoun, Brandon Street station.

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Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital is to train which takes 25 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can line 46 bus, which costs and takes 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital.
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  • Distance: 3.6 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Lightburn Hospital, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Shettleston every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, Kevins Coaches operates a bus from Dennistoun, Brandon Street to Greenfield, Torphin Walk 3 times a day, and the journey takes 24 min.

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 Low Level to Shettleston
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £3
Bus operators
Kevins Coaches
Bus from Dennistoun, Brandon Street to Greenfield, Torphin Walk
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Craigend, Mossvale Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£9 - £12
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 Lightburn Hospital bus services, operated by Kevins Coaches, arrive at Greenfield, Torphin Walk station.

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Glasgow to Lightburn Hospital train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Shettleston station.

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