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There are 6 ways to get from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Shieldmuir to Glasgow Central

£3 - £10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from Flemington, Fern Street to Glasgow, North Frederick Street X11 / ...

£2

4 alternative options

Line 240 bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the line 240 bus from Flemington, Vesuvius Drive to Glasgow, Wilson Street 240

£2

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station 17.6 miles

£35 - £50

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station 17.6 miles

£2 - £4

Rideshare  •  48 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Motherwell to Glasgow 15.4 miles

£3

Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station by trains

The train journey time between Ravenscraig and Glasgow Central Station is around 29 min and covers a distance of around 15 miles. The fastest train normally takes 24 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station train service departs from Shieldmuir and arrives in Glasgow Central. Typically 163 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
29 min
Fastest train time:
24 min
Trains per week:
163
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:10
Last train departs at:
23:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station train schedules

Ravenscraig → Glasgow Central Station
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The most affordable way to get from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station is to bus, which costs £2 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Flemington, Fern Street and arriving at Glasgow, North Frederick Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shieldmuir and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Ravenscraig and Glasgow Central Station is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs £3 - £10.

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The train from Shieldmuir to Glasgow Central takes 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by First Glasgow, depart from Flemington, Fern Street station.

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Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Shieldmuir station.

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The best way to get from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station is to train which takes 29 min and costs £3 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station.
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  • Distance: 12.5 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Ravenscraig, Scotland and Glasgow Central Station, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Shieldmuir to Glasgow Central hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £10 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, First Glasgow operates a bus from Flemington, Fern Street to Glasgow, North Frederick Street hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 26 min. Stuarts Coaches UK also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Shieldmuir to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £10
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £6
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£7 - £10
Bus operators
First Glasgow
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Flemington, Fern Street to Glasgow, North Frederick Street
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Bus from Flemington, Vesuvius Drive to Glasgow, Wilson Street
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
First Glasgow
City fare
£2
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Flemington, Fern Street to Glasgow, North Frederick Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Motherwell to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£3
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Taxi from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Redline Cabs
Phone
+44 1698 266 633
Website
redline-cabs.co.uk
North Lanarkshire Private Hire
Phone
+44 1698 253 000

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Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Glasgow, North Frederick Street station.

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Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station is 18 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Ravenscraig to Glasgow Central Station.

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