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

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Train  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the train from Milngavie to Glasgow Central Low Level
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Irvine

£8 - £24

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Bus  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Milngavie station to Buchanan Bus Station B10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Irvine, Galt Avenue X44 / ...

£4 - £7

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Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Milngavie to Irvine 33.9 miles

£70 - £90

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Milngavie to Irvine 33.9 miles

£5 - £9

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Milngavie to Irvine 33.9 miles

£35 - £55

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The cheapest way to get from Milngavie to Irvine is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Milngavie to Irvine is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milngavie station to Irvine. However, there are services departing from Milngavie station and arriving at Irvine, Galt Avenue via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milngavie to Irvine. However, there are services departing from Milngavie and arriving at Irvine via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Milngavie and Irvine is 26 miles. The road distance is 33.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Milngavie to Irvine without a car is to train which takes 1h 15m and costs £8 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1h 15m to get from Milngavie to Irvine, including transfers.

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Milngavie to Irvine bus services, operated by First Scotland East, depart from Milngavie station.

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Milngavie to Irvine train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Milngavie station.

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The best way to get from Milngavie to Irvine is to train which takes 1h 15m and costs £8 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Milngavie to Irvine.
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  • Distance: 26 miles
  • Duration: 1h 15m

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

You can take a train from Milngavie to Irvine via Glasgow Central Low Level and Glasgow Central in around 1h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milngavie to Irvine via Buchanan Bus Station in around 2h 34m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Milngavie to Glasgow Central Low Level
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
Train from Glasgow Central to Irvine
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Bus operators
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Milngavie station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Irvine, Galt Avenue
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Milngavie to Irvine
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£35 - £55
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uber.com
Assist
£35 - £55
UberX
£35 - £55
UberXL
£55 - £80
Exec
£70 - £95
Taxi from Milngavie to Irvine
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
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

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Milngavie to Irvine bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Irvine, Galt Avenue station.

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Milngavie to Irvine train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Irvine station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milngavie to Irvine is 34 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Milngavie to Irvine.

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