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There are 4 ways to get from Helensburgh to Braehead by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Helensburgh Central to Dalmuir
  2. Take the train from Dalmuir to Garscadden

$7 - $8

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Bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Helensburgh station to Scotstoun, Plean Street 1B

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Helensburgh to Braehead 26.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Helensburgh to Braehead 26.4 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Helensburgh to Braehead is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helensburgh to Braehead is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Helensburgh station station and arriving at Scotstoun, Plean Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Helensburgh to Braehead. However, there are services departing from Helensburgh Central and arriving at Garscadden via Dalmuir. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Helensburgh and Braehead is 17 miles. The road distance is 26.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Helensburgh to Braehead without a car is to train which takes 41 min and costs £5 - £7.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Helensburgh to Braehead, including transfers.

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Helensburgh to Braehead bus services, operated by First, arrive at Helensburgh station.

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Helensburgh to Braehead train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Helensburgh Central station.

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The best way to get from Helensburgh to Braehead is to train which takes 41 min and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Helensburgh to Braehead.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Helensburgh, Scotland and Braehead, North Lanarkshire, Scotland?

You can take a train from Helensburgh to Braehead via Dalmuir in around 41 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Helensburgh to Braehead hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Helensburgh Central to Dalmuir
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Train from Dalmuir to Garscadden
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1
Anytime Day Single
$1
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Helensburgh to Braehead
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Helensburgh to Braehead bus services, operated by First, arrive at Scotstoun, Plean Street station.

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Helensburgh to Braehead train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Garscadden station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helensburgh to Braehead is 26 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Helensburgh to Braehead.

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