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There are 7 ways to get from Glasgow to West Port by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train via Haymarket  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket

£10 - £29

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the rideshare from Glasgow to Edinburgh 45.9 miles

£3 - £7

5 alternative options

Train  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

£10 - £45

Bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to West End, Shandwick Place 900 / ...

£10 - £15

Bus via Edinburgh, Princes Street  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street 900 / ...

£10 - £15

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to West Port 46.1 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to West Port 46.1 miles

£7 - £11

Glasgow to West Port by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and West Port is around 59 min and covers a distance of around 47 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 39 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow to West Port service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in West Port. Typically 681 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
59 min
Fastest journey time:
39 min
Services per week:
681
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:56
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to West Port train and walk schedules

Glasgow → West Port
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to West Port is to rideshare which costs £3 - £7 and takes 1h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to West Port is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at West End, Shandwick Place. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Haymarket. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and West Port is 42 miles. The road distance is 46.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to West Port without a car is to train via Haymarket which takes 58 min and costs £10 - £29.

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The train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Glasgow to West Port bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to West Port train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to West Port is to train via Haymarket which takes 58 min and costs £10 - £29. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to West Port.
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  • Distance: 41.6 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and West Port, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £29 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to West End, Shandwick Place every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £15 and the journey takes 1h 13m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to West End, Shandwick Place
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Glasgow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £7
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Glasgow to West Port
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
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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More Questions & Answers

Glasgow to West Port bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at West End, Shandwick Place station.

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Glasgow to West Port train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Haymarket station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to West Port is 46 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Glasgow to West Port.

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There are 807+ hotels available in West Port. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Glasgow and West Port. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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