There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Montrose by train, bus 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  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Montrose

$35 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy X7

$24 - $41

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Montrose 115.3 miles

$24 - $40

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Montrose hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Montrose via Broxden, Park and Ride, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Seagate Bus Station in around 3 h 39 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 Montrose
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $45
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Megabus UK
Stagecoach UK

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Glasgow to Montrose?

The distance between Glasgow and Montrose is 145 km. The road distance is 184 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Montrose is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Montrose is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £25 - £35.

Is there a direct train between Glasgow and Montrose?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Montrose. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

Is there a direct bus between Glasgow and Montrose?

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Montrose. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Montrose, Lloyds Pharmacy via Broxden, Park and Ride and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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

The train from Glasgow Queen Street to Montrose takes 1 h 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.