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

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Train  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Johnstone

$4 - $6

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Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Campbell Street to Linwood, Cowal Drive X7

$4 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Linwood 12.2 miles

$26 - $31

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Linwood 12.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Linwood is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Linwood is to train which costs £3 - £5 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, West Campbell Street and arriving at Linwood, Cowal Drive. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Johnstone. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Linwood is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Linwood without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Johnstone takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Glasgow to Linwood bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Glasgow, West Campbell Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Linwood is to train which takes 13 min and costs £3 - £5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £4 and takes 28 min.

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Glasgow to Linwood bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Linwood, Cowal Drive station.

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

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Linwood.
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  • Distance: 9.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Linwood every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow to Linwood every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 28 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Johnstone
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Linwood
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31
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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