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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Riddrie by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Alexandra Parade

£1 - £2

3 alternative options

Bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Lister Street to Germiston, Dinwiddie Street 329 / ...

£2 - £3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Riddrie 4 miles

£8 - £11

Walk  •  1h 2m

  1. Walk from Glasgow to Riddrie 3.2 miles

Glasgow to Riddrie by train

The train journey time between Glasgow and Riddrie is around 7 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest train normally takes 7 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to Riddrie train service departs from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arrives in Alexandra Parade. Typically 209 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
7 min
Fastest train time:
7 min
Train distance:
2 miles
Trains per week:
209
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:01
Last train departs at:
23:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Riddrie train schedules

Glasgow → Riddrie
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Riddrie is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Riddrie is to taxi which costs £8 - £11 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Lister Street and arriving at Germiston, Dinwiddie Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arriving at Alexandra Parade. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Riddrie is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Riddrie without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs £1 - £2.

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Alexandra Parade takes 7 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Riddrie bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Glasgow, Lister Street station.

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Glasgow to Riddrie train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Riddrie is to train which takes 7 min and costs £1 - £2. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £3 and takes 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Riddrie.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Alexandra Parade hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Glasgow, Lister Street to Germiston, Dinwiddie Street hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 11 min. JMB Travel also services this route once daily.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Alexandra Parade
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £2
Bus operators
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Lister Street to Germiston, Dinwiddie Street
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
JMB Travel
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Riddrie
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
£8 - £11
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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Glasgow to Riddrie bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Germiston, Dinwiddie Street station.

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Glasgow to Riddrie train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Alexandra Parade station.

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