There are 5 ways to get from New Lanark to Glasgow by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central

$9 - $12

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Line 41 bus, line 240 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Motherwell, Watson Street 41
  2. Take the line 240 bus from Motherwell, Watson Street to Buchanan Bus Station 240 / ...

$9 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Glasgow, City of Glasgow College (College of Commerce) 240X

$10

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Lanark to Glasgow 28.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from New Lanark to Glasgow 28.9 miles

$6 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lanark, Wellgate and arriving at Glasgow, City of Glasgow College (College of Commerce). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lanark and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between New Lanark and Glasgow is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New Lanark to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs .

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The train from Lanark to Glasgow Central takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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New Lanark to Glasgow bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, depart from Lanark, Wellgate station.

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New Lanark to Glasgow train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Lanark station.

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The best way to get from New Lanark to Glasgow is to train which takes 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 58 min.

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New Lanark to Glasgow bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Glasgow, City of Glasgow College (College of Commerce) station.

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New Lanark to Glasgow train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Map of how to get from New Lanark to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 23.2 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between New Lanark, Scotland and Glasgow, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from New Lanark to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, Stuarts Coaches UK operates a bus from New Lanark to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 58 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Glasgow, City of Glasgow College (College of Commerce)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
spt.co.uk
JMB Travel
Phone
01698 386 030
Email
mail@jmbtravel.co.uk
Website
jmbtravel.co.uk
Bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Motherwell, Watson Street
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
jmbtravel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from New Lanark to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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Yes, the driving distance between New Lanark to Glasgow is 29 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from New Lanark to Glasgow.

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