There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Rhu 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  •  1 h 4 min

$11 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. 1B

$7 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. 27.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  41 min

  1. 27.8 miles

$6 - $9

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Rhu hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Glasgow to Rhu hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Helensburgh Central
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Rhu
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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

The distance between Glasgow and Rhu is 37 km. The road distance is 45 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Rhu is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Rhu is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs £40 - £50.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Rhu. However, there are services departing from Glasgow, Argyle Street (Radisson Hotel) and arriving at Rhu Ellan Court via Helensburgh Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Glasgow to Rhu, including transfers.