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

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Linlithgow

$10 - $13

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Bus, line 38 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital X26 / ...
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital to Linlithgow, The Vennel (High St) 38

$11 - $12

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Linlithgow 33.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Linlithgow 33.6 miles

$7 - $11

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Linlithgow. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Linlithgow, The Vennel (High St) via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Linlithgow. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Linlithgow is 27 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Linlithgow without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs .

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street to Linlithgow takes 49 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Glasgow to Linlithgow bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Linlithgow train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Linlithgow is to train which takes 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 38 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 26 min.

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Glasgow to Linlithgow bus services, operated by First, arrive at Linlithgow, The Vennel (High St) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Linlithgow.
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  • Distance: 26.6 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Linlithgow every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Linlithgow via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Linlithgow
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Linlithgow is 34 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Glasgow to Linlithgow.

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