There are 4 ways to get from Lanark to Giffnock by train, bus, taxi or car
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Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
3 alternative options
Take the bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Buchanan Bus Station
Take the line 4 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Giffnock, Railway Station
Take a taxi from Lanark to Giffnock
Drive from Lanark to Giffnock
Lanark to Giffnock by train
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Lanark to Giffnock is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.
The quickest way to get from Lanark to Giffnock is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 38 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Lanark to Giffnock station. However, there are services departing from Lanark, Wellgate and arriving at Giffnock, Railway Station via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 6m.
No, there is no direct train from Lanark to Giffnock. However, there are services departing from Lanark and arriving at Giffnock via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 27m.
The distance between Lanark and Giffnock is 22 miles. The road distance is 28 miles.
The best way to get from Lanark to Giffnock without a car is to train which takes 1h 27m and costs £7 - £23.
It takes approximately 1h 27m to get from Lanark to Giffnock, including transfers.
Lanark to Giffnock bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Lanark, Wellgate station.
Lanark to Giffnock train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Lanark station.
The best way to get from Lanark to Giffnock is to train which takes 1h 27m and costs £7 - £23. Alternatively, you can bus and line 4 bus, which costs and takes 2h 6m.
What companies run services between Lanark, Scotland and Giffnock, Scotland?
First ScotRail Service operates a train from Lanark to Glasgow Central hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £19 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lanark to Giffnock via Buchanan Bus Station in around 2h 6m.
Train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
- Ave. Duration
- 51 min
- Estimated price
- £6 - £19
- First ScotRail Service
- Anytime Day Single
- £6 - £10
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £14 - £19
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Lanark to Giffnock bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Giffnock, Railway Station.
Lanark to Giffnock train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Central station.
Yes, the driving distance between Lanark to Giffnock is 28 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Lanark to Giffnock.
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