There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow to Rutherglen by train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Rutherglen

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Line 267 bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 267 bus from Hutchesontown, Kidston Terrace to Rutherglen, Castle Street 267 / ...

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Rutherglen 5.2 miles

$14 - $18

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow to Rutherglen 5.2 miles

$10 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Walk from Glasgow to Rutherglen 3.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  19 min

  1. Cycle from Buchanan Street Bus Station to Emirates Arena 3 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hutchesontown, Kidston Terrace and arriving at Rutherglen, Castle Street. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central Low Level and arriving at Rutherglen. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Rutherglen is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Rutherglen without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs .

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The train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Rutherglen takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Glasgow to Rutherglen bus services, operated by First, depart from Hutchesontown, Kidston Terrace station.

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Glasgow to Rutherglen train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Central Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Rutherglen is to train which takes 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 267 bus, which costs and takes 13 min.

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Glasgow to Rutherglen bus services, operated by First, arrive at Rutherglen, Castle Street station.

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Glasgow to Rutherglen train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Rutherglen station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Rutherglen.
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  • Distance: 3 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Rutherglen every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Glasgow to Rutherglen every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Rutherglen
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow to Rutherglen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$10 - $15
UberX
$10 - $15
UberXL
$14 - $21
Exec
$18 - $26
Bikeshare
Bike from Buchanan Street Bus Station to Emirates Arena
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Glasgow to Rutherglen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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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