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There are 6 ways to get from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 59 bus via St Enoch SPT Subway Station  •  2h 41m

  1. Take the train from Blantyre to Glasgow Central Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
  3. Take the line 59 bus from Stirling, Stance D to Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance 59 / ...

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Bus  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street to Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance X10a

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Train, line 59 bus  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the train from Blantyre to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
  3. Take the line 59 bus from Stirling, Stance D to Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance 59 / ...

Bus via Stirling Goosecroft Bus Station  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station X74
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Stirling Goosecroft Bus Station Aberdeen Coach Station - Edinburgh Bus Station / ...

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park 35 miles

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park 35 miles

High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park by train, walk and bus

The journey time between High Blantyre and Blair Drummond Safari Park is around 2h 27m and covers a distance of around 48 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 11m. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 21m. Operated by First ScotRail Service and First, the High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park service departs from Blantyre and arrives in Blair Drummond Safari Park. Typically 105 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 15m
Layover time:
1h 11m
Total time:
2h 27m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 21m
Journey distance:
48 miles
Services per week:
105
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:43
Last service departs at:
23:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park train, walk and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cheapest way to get from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 44 min.

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The fastest way to get from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £70 - £90.

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No, there is no direct bus from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park. However, there are services departing from High Blantyre, Sydes Brae and arriving at Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance via Hamilton, Bus Station, Glasgow and Stirling, Stance D. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 3m.

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The distance between High Blantyre and Blair Drummond Safari Park is 27 miles. The road distance is 35 miles.

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The best way to get from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park without a car is to train and line 59 bus via St Enoch SPT Subway Station which takes 2h 41m and costs £12 - £30.

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It takes approximately 2h 41m to get from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park, including transfers.

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High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Hamilton, Bus Station.

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High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Stirling Goosecroft Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park is 35 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park.

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There are 117+ hotels available in Blair Drummond Safari Park. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park.
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  • Distance: 26.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 41m

What companies run services between High Blantyre, Scotland and Blair Drummond Safari Park, Scotland?

First operates a bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street to Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance 4 times a day. Tickets cost £4 - £6 and the journey takes 2h 2m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Blantyre to Glasgow Central Low Level
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Blantyre to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £8
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £8
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Stance D to Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow, Sauchiehall Street to Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
First
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
First
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hamilton, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Megabus UK
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from High Blantyre to Blair Drummond Safari Park
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
Hamilton Toa Taxis
Phone
+44 1698 281 144
Cadzow Cars
Phone
+44 1698 891 990
Website
cadzowcars.com
Bridge Cars
Phone
+44 1698 422 288
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk
Redline Cabs
Phone
+44 1698 266 633
Website
redline-cabs.co.uk
North Lanarkshire Private Hire
Phone
+44 1698 253 000

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