There are 8 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station by bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station 500 / ...

$4 - $9

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paisley to Glasgow 9.2 miles

$3

6 alternative options

Line 500 bus via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane 500

$9

Line 500 bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Dundas Street (Queen St Station) 500

$9

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station 10.3 miles

$23 - $28

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station 10.3 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Buchanan bus Station 10.3 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station 10.3 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Buchanan bus Station is 7 miles. The road distance is 10.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station without a car is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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The bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station bus services, operated by First, depart from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) station.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station bus services, operated by First, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station is 10 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station.

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There are 763+ hotels available in Buchanan bus Station. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Buchanan bus Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station.
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  • Distance: 7 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Buchanan bus Station, Scotland?

First operates a bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 25 min. McGills Bus Service also services this route every 2 hours.

Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Glasgow, Dundas Street (Queen St Station)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
First
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paisley to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$16 - $24
UberX
$16 - $24
UberXL
$25 - $40
Exec
$30 - $45
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Buchanan bus Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Buchanan bus Station
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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