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There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow to Shotts Prison by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Shotts

$7 - $9

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Bus, line 367 bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Harthill Services Air / ...
  2. Take the line 367 bus from Harthill Services to Dykehead, Fortissat Avenue 366 / ...

Line 240 bus, line 56 bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the line 240 bus from Glasgow, Bath Lane to Motherwell, Milton Street 240
  2. Take the line 56 bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street to Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus 56

Taxi  •  22m

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Shotts Prison 19.9 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Shotts Prison 19.9 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  22m

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow to Shotts Prison 19.9 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Shotts Prison is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Shotts Prison is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Shotts Prison. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Dykehead, Fortissat Avenue via Harthill Services. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 58m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Shotts. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Shotts Prison is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Shotts Prison without a car is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £5 - £7.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Shotts takes 37m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Shotts Prison bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Shotts Prison train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Shotts Prison is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus and line 367 bus, which costs and takes 1h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Shotts Prison.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Shotts Prison, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Shotts Prison hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Shotts Prison via Harthill Services and Dykehead, Fortissat Avenue in around 1h 58m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Harthill Services
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Harthill Services to Dykehead, Fortissat Avenue
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Motherwell, Pollock Street to Dykehead, Baton Road Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow to Shotts Prison
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$45 - $65
Exec
$55 - $75
Taxi from Glasgow to Shotts Prison
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk

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Glasgow to Shotts Prison bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Dykehead, Fortissat Avenue station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Shotts Prison is 20 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Glasgow to Shotts Prison.

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There are 282+ hotels available in Shotts Prison. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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