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

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to West Kilbride

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Bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Ardrossan, Hill Street X36

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Portencross 37.4 miles

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Portencross 37.4 miles

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The cost-effective way to get from Glasgow to Portencross is to drive, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Portencross is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Portencross is 28 miles. The road distance is 37.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Portencross without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £15 - £35.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Glasgow to Portencross, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Portencross is to train which takes 47 min and costs £15 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 58m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Portencross is 37 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Glasgow to Portencross.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Portencross.
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  • Distance: 27.7 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central to West Kilbride hourly. Tickets cost £8 - £23 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Ardrossan, Hill Street hourly. Tickets cost £4 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 14m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to West Kilbride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £23
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Ardrossan, Hill Street
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Portencross
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
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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