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There are 7 ways to get from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train

  1. Take the train from Milngavie to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley St James

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Train, line 26 bus

  1. Take the train from Milngavie to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Gallowhill, Trident House

Train, line 17 bus, line 757 bus

  1. Take the train from Milngavie to Partick
  2. Take the line 17 bus from Partick, Bus Station to Paisley, St Mirren Street
  3. Take the line 757 bus from Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building

Bus, line 38 bus

  1. Take the bus from Milngavie, Keystone Avenue to Buchanan Bus Station
  2. Take the line 38 bus from Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre to Paisley, Abbey Close

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA)

Drive

  1. Drive from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport
Milngavie → Glasgow Airport (GLA)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Milngavie, Keystone Avenue and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building via Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre and Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Milngavie and arriving at Paisley St James via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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It is 7 miles from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA). It is approximately 13.4 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to train which takes 1h 11m and costs £4 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by First, depart from Milngavie, Keystone Avenue station.

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Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Milngavie station.

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The best way to get from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to train which takes 1h 11m and costs £4 - £11. Alternatively, you can bus and line 38 bus, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 6.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

What companies run services between Milngavie, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

You can take a train from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and Glasgow Central in around 1h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre, Paisley, Abbey Close, and Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road in around 2h 3m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Milngavie to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley St James
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Milngavie to Partick
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £4
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Gallowhill, Trident House
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Partick, Bus Station to Paisley, St Mirren Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Glasgow, Pavillion Theatre to Paisley, Abbey Close
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Canniesburn Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4444
Bearsden & Milngavie Taxis
Phone
+44 141 942 4555
Ambassador Taxis
Phone
+44 141 956 2956
Website
ambassador-taxis.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Paisley, Abbey Close station.

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Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Paisley St James station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 13 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Milngavie to Glasgow Airport (GLA).

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