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There are 5 ways to get from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station by bus, tram, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Line 100 bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Kelvingrove, Blantyre Street to Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella 100

Cheapest option

Tram  •  25 min

  1. Take the tram from Kelvinhall SPT Subway Station to St Enoch SPT Subway Station Sub

3 alternative options

Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Hillhead, University Library to Glasgow, West Campbell Street X76

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station 1.8 miles

Walk  •  31 min

  1. Walk from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station 1.6 miles

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station by walk and bus

The journey time between Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and Glasgow Central Station is around 15 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 15 min. Operated by Community Transport Glasgow, the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station service departs from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and arrives in Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella. Typically 73 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
15 min
Fastest journey time:
15 min
Journey distance:
3 miles
Services per week:
73
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:07
Last service departs at:
16:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station walk and bus schedules

Walk 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.
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum → Glasgow Central Station
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The cheapest way to get from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station is to tram which costs £2 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station is to taxi which costs £6 - £8 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kelvingrove, Blantyre Street and arriving at Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kelvinhall SPT Subway Station station and arriving at St Enoch SPT Subway Station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and Glasgow Central Station is 1 miles.

The best way to get from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station without a car is to line 100 bus which takes 16 min and costs .

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The line 100 bus from Kelvingrove, Blantyre Street to Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella takes 15 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by Community Transport Glasgow, depart from Kelvingrove, Blantyre Street station.

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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station train services, operated by SPT Subway, depart from Kelvinhall SPT Subway Station.

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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by Community Transport Glasgow, arrive at Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella station.

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Map of how to get from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

What companies run services between Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Scotland and Glasgow Central Station, Scotland?

Community Transport Glasgow operates a bus from Kelvingrove, Blantyre Street to Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella every 3 hours, and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, SPT Subway operates a vehicle from Kelvinhall SPT Subway Station to St Enoch SPT Subway Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 13 min.

Train operators
SPT Subway
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Tram from Kelvinhall SPT Subway Station to St Enoch SPT Subway Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
SPT Subway
Bus operators
Community Transport Glasgow
Phone
0845 605 5955
Email
booking@ctglasgow.org.uk
Website
ctglasgow.org.uk
Bus from Kelvingrove, Blantyre Street to Glasgow, Hielenman's Umbrella
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Community Transport Glasgow
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hillhead, University Library to Glasgow, West Campbell Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum to Glasgow Central Station
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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