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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Renfrew by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Old Govan Road 901 / ...

$2 - $5

4 alternative options

Train, line 26 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Paisley Town Hall to Renfrew, Library 22S / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Renfrew 7.8 miles

$19 - $23

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Renfrew 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Walk from Glasgow to Renfrew 6.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Renfrew is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Renfrew is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Renfield Street and arriving at Braehead Shopping Centre, Old Govan Road. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Renfrew is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Renfrew without a car is to bus which takes 16 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Old Govan Road takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Glasgow to Renfrew bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Glasgow, Renfield Street station.

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Glasgow to Renfrew bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Braehead Shopping Centre, Old Govan Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Renfrew is 8 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Glasgow to Renfrew.

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There are 935+ hotels available in Renfrew. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Renfrew.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow to Renfrew every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 16 min. First also services this route hourly.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Renfield Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Old Govan Road
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Paisley Town Hall to Renfrew, Library
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Renfrew
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
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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