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

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Bus, line 60 bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ayr, Bus Station X77 / ...
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Culzean, Glenside 60 / ...

£7 - £16

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Train, line 60 bus  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Culzean, Glenside 60 / ...

£12 - £33

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle 48.5 miles

£100 - £120

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle 48.5 miles

£7 - £11

Glasgow to Thomaston Castle by bus and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Thomaston Castle is around 2h 26m and covers a distance of around 50 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 37m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland and Scottish Citylink, the Glasgow to Thomaston Castle service departs from Buchanan Bus Station and arrives in Thomaston Castle. Typically 87 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 26m
Fastest journey time:
1h 37m
Services per week:
87
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:15
Last service departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Thomaston Castle bus and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 56 min.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £100 - £120 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Thomaston Castle. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Culzean, Glenside via Ayr, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 39m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Thomaston Castle is 41 miles. The road distance is 48.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle without a car is to bus and line 60 bus which takes 2h 39m and costs £6 - £16.

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It takes approximately 2h 39m to get from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Thomaston Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Thomaston Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Culzean, Glenside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Thomaston Castle is 48 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Thomaston Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle.
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  • Distance: 41.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 39m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Thomaston Castle, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle via Ayr, Bus Station and Culzean, Glenside in around 2h 39m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £26
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£20 - £26
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ayr, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Culzean, Glenside
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ayr, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Thomaston Castle
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
£100 - £120
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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