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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Johnstone

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28 min

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

$4 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Linwood 12.2 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Linwood 12.2 miles

$2 - $4

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Linwood every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow to Linwood every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 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
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Linwood
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Glasgow to Linwood?

The distance between Glasgow and Linwood is 15 km. The road distance is 20 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Linwood?

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Linwood is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Glasgow to Linwood?

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

Is there a direct train between Glasgow and Linwood?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Glasgow and Linwood?

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.

How long does it take to get from Glasgow to Linwood?

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