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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria

£4 - £11

4 alternative options

Line 914 bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the line 914 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road 914 / ...

£5 - £8

Train via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Balloch

£4 - £13

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital 19.3 miles

£40 - £50

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital 19.3 miles

£2 - £5

Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Vale of Leven Hospital is around 49 min and covers a distance of around 20 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 46 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital service departs from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arrives in Vale of Leven Hospital. Typically 195 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
49 min
Fastest journey time:
46 min
Services per week:
195
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:43
Last service departs at:
23:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital train and walk schedules

Departing Saturday, June 19, 2021

Glasgow → Vale of Leven Hospital
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vale of Leven Hospital is 111.

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The cost-effective way to get from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital is to drive, which costs £2 - £5 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Charing Cross (Glasgow) and arriving at Alexandria. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Vale of Leven Hospital is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital without a car is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs £4 - £11.

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The train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs £4 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 914 bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital.
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  • Distance: 15.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 3m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Vale of Leven Hospital, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria hourly. Tickets cost £4 - £11 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £8 and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Charing Cross (Glasgow) to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £11
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£8 - £11
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Balloch
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £13
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£9 - £13
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
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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Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Balloch, Lower Stoneymollan Road station.

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Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Balloch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital is 19 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Glasgow to Vale of Leven Hospital.

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