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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to University of Glasgow by bus, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  9 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Kings theatre to Hillhead, University Union 15 / ...

£1 - £2

4 alternative options

Line 15 bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane to Hillhead, University Library 15

£1 - £2

Bus via Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane  •  19 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane to Kelvingrove Art Galleries 17 / ...

£2 - £3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to University of Glasgow 1.9 miles

£6 - £8

Walk  •  29 min

  1. Walk from Glasgow to University of Glasgow 1.5 miles

Glasgow to University of Glasgow by bus and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and University of Glasgow is around 7 min and covers a distance of around 1 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 7 min. Operated by Glasgow Citybus and Stagecoach Glasgow, the Glasgow to University of Glasgow service departs from Glasgow, Kings theatre and arrives in University of Glasgow. Typically 86 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7 min
Fastest journey time:
7 min
Services per week:
86
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:15
Last service departs at:
18:16

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to University of Glasgow bus and walk schedules

Glasgow → University of Glasgow
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to University of Glasgow is to bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 9 min.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to University of Glasgow is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £6 - £8 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow, Kings theatre and arriving at Hillhead, University Union. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and University of Glasgow is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to University of Glasgow without a car is to bus which takes 9 min and costs £1 - £2.

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The bus from Glasgow, Kings theatre to Hillhead, University Union takes 7 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to University of Glasgow bus services, operated by Glasgow Citybus, depart from Glasgow, Kings theatre station.

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Glasgow to University of Glasgow bus services, operated by Glasgow Citybus, arrive at Hillhead, University Union station.

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There are 301+ hotels available in University of Glasgow. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to University of Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 1.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and University of Glasgow, Scotland?

Glasgow Citybus operates a bus from Glasgow, Kings theatre to Hillhead, University Union hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 7 min. Stagecoach Glasgow also services this route 3 times a day.

Bus operators
Glasgow Citybus
Phone
0141 954 2255
Email
mail@glasgowcitybus.co.uk
Website
glasgowcitybus.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Kings theatre to Hillhead, University Union
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Glasgow Citybus
Bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Lane to Hillhead, University Library
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Glasgow Citybus
Stagecoach Glasgow
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, Kings theatre to Hillhead, University Union
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stagecoach Glasgow
Community Transport Glasgow
Phone
0845 605 5955
Email
booking@ctglasgow.org.uk
Website
ctglasgow.org.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Marriott Hotel to Kelvingrove Art Galleries
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Community Transport Glasgow
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to University of Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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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