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There are 4 ways to get from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station by train, tram, taxi or foot

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Train, tram

  1. Take the train from Shettleston to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to St Enoch SPT Subway Station

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Train

  1. Take the train from Carntyne to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station

Walk

  1. Walk from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station

Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station by train and walk

The journey time between Shettleston and Glasgow Central Station is around 7 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 7 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station service departs from Carntyne and arrives in Glasgow Central Station. Typically 475 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
7 min
Fastest journey time:
7 min
Journey distance:
3 miles
Services per week:
475
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:52
Last service departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station train and walk schedules

Shettleston → Glasgow Central Station
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Glasgow Central Station is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Glasgow Central Station is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Glasgow Central Station is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station is to train which costs £1 - £2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station is to taxi which costs £9 - £11 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Carntyne and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street Low Level. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Shettleston and Glasgow Central Station is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station without a car is to train and tram which takes 16 min and costs £3 - £5.

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It takes approximately 16 min to get from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station, including transfers.

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

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Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station.

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There are 771+ hotels available in Glasgow Central Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station.
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  • Distance: 3.5 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Carntyne to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Shettleston to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £3
Train from Carntyne to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£1 - £2
SPT Subway
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Tram from Buchanan Street SPT Subway Station to St Enoch SPT Subway Station
Ave. Duration
2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
SPT Subway
Other operators
Taxi from Shettleston to Glasgow Central Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk
Kelvin Kabs
Phone
+44 1355 241 212
Website
kelvinkabs.com
EKCO Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 23 33 33
Website
ekcotaxis.co.uk
East Kilbride Taxis
Phone
+44 1355 222 324
Website
ektaxis.co.uk

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