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There are 5 ways to get from Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Renfrew, Millburn Way to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X23

£3 - £4

4 alternative options

Line 26 bus, train  •  31 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Renfrew, Victoria Drive East to Paisley, Smithhills Street 26
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central

£5 - £8

Line 26 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Renfrew, Victoria Drive East to Glasgow, Midland Street 26

£3 - £4

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station 7.2 miles

£17 - £21

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station 7.2 miles

£1 - £2

Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station by bus and walk

The journey time between Renfrew and Glasgow Central Station is around 23 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 17 min. Operated by McGills Bus Service, the Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station service departs from Renfrew, Millburn Way and arrives in Glasgow Central Station. Typically 173 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
23 min
Fastest journey time:
17 min
Journey distance:
8 miles
Services per week:
173
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:28
Last service departs at:
19:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station bus and walk schedules

Renfrew → Glasgow Central Station
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The cheapest way to get from Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Renfrew, Millburn Way and arriving at Glasgow, Waterloo Lane. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Renfrew and Glasgow Central Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station without a car is to bus which takes 30 min and costs £3 - £4.

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The bus from Renfrew, Millburn Way to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Renfrew, Millburn Way station.

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Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Glasgow, Waterloo Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station is 7 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station.

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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Renfrew, Millburn Way to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £4 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Renfrew, Millburn Way to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Renfrew, Victoria Drive East to Paisley, Smithhills Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Renfrew, Victoria Drive East to Glasgow, Midland Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Renfrew to Glasgow Central Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Titan Taxis
Phone
+44 141 530 4242
Website
titantaxis.co.uk
Clydebank Taxis
Phone
+44 141 941 1101
Renfrewshire Cab Co
Phone
+44 141 887 7770
Website
renfrewshirecabco.co.uk
Paisley Taxis
Phone
+44 141 884 8888
Website
paisleytaxis.com
Gryffe Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1505 322 255
Website
gryfferadiocars.co.uk

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