There are 3 ways to get from Portobello to Glasgow by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Brunstane to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

$16 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 49 opp Happit) 26 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Buchanan Bus Station 900

$13 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Portobello to Glasgow 54.4 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Portobello to Glasgow is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portobello to Glasgow is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Portobello and Glasgow is 45 miles. The road distance is 54.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Portobello to Glasgow, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portobello to Glasgow station. However, there are services departing from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Portobello to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Brunstane and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Portobello, Scotland and Glasgow, Scotland?

You can take a train from Portobello to Glasgow via Edinburgh in around 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portobello to Glasgow via West End, Shandwick Place (at 49 opp Happit) and West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Brunstane to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 49 opp Happit)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Portobello Town Hall (Rosefield Avenue) to West End, Lothian Road (St Cuthberts Church)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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