There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Skelmorlie by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay

$10 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Campbell Street to Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 5) 907 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 3) to Skelmorlie, South Parish Church 901 / ...

$9 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Skelmorlie 33.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Skelmorlie 33.7 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Skelmorlie is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Skelmorlie is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 41 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Skelmorlie is 25 miles. The road distance is 33.7 miles.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Skelmorlie. However, there are services departing from Glasgow, West Campbell Street and arriving at Skelmorlie, South Parish Church via Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 3). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Wemyss Bay. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Skelmorlie hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Skelmorlie via Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 5) and Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 3) in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, West Campbell Street to Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 5)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 3) to Skelmorlie, South Parish Church
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 2) to Skelmorlie, South Parish Church
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Skelmorlie
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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