There are 5 ways to get from Milngavie to Balmaha by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 309 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Westerton to Alexandria
  2. Take the line 309 bus from Alexandria Railway Station to Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road) 309

$12 - $14

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Line 308 bus, line 309 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 308 bus from Milngavie, Stewart Street to Drymen, The Square (Stirling Road) 308 / ...
  2. Take the line 309 bus from Balloch Bus Terminus (Balloch Turning Circle) to Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road) 309

$14 - $15

Bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Milngavie, Ashfield Road to Glasgow, Trongate 60A
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, Osborne Street (Stockwell Street) to Alexandria, St Marys School 1A

$13 - $14

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Milngavie to Balmaha 16.6 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Milngavie to Balmaha 16.6 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Milngavie to Balmaha is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milngavie to Balmaha is to taxi which costs £26 - £31 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milngavie to Balmaha. However, there are services departing from Milngavie, Stewart Street and arriving at Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road) via Drymen, The Square (Stirling Road) and Balloch Bus Terminus (Balloch Turning Circle). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Milngavie and Balmaha is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Milngavie to Balmaha without a car is to train and line 309 bus which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £8 - £11.

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Milngavie to Balmaha, including transfers.

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Milngavie to Balmaha bus services, operated by First, depart from Milngavie, Stewart Street station.

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Milngavie to Balmaha bus services, operated by Garelochhead Minibuses +, arrive at Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milngavie to Balmaha is 17 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Milngavie to Balmaha.

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There are 451+ hotels available in Balmaha. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 13.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

What companies run services between Milngavie, Scotland and Balmaha, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Milngavie to Balmaha via Drymen, The Square (Stirling Road) and Balloch Bus Terminus (Balloch Turning Circle) in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Westerton to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Garelochhead Minibuses +
Phone
01436 810 200
Website
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Alexandria Railway Station to Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Balloch Bus Terminus (Balloch Turning Circle) to Balmaha, Car Park (Balmaha Road)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Milngavie, Stewart Street to Drymen, The Square (Stirling Road)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Milngavie, Ashfield Road to Glasgow, Trongate
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Glasgow, Osborne Street (Stockwell Street) to Alexandria, St Marys School
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Milngavie to Balmaha
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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

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