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 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 41 bus, line 240 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Lanark, Wellgate to Motherwell, Oakfield Drive 41
  2. Take the line 240 bus from Motherwell, Oakfield Drive to Glasgow, St Vincent Place (Queen Street 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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The cheapest way to get from New Lanark to Glasgow is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Lanark to Glasgow is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 38 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 train from Lanark to Glasgow Central takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

ScotRail operates a train from New Lanark to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 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, Oakfield Drive
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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