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There are 5 ways to get from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended

Train, line 757 bus

  1. Take the train from Wemyss Bay to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Take the line 757 bus from Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road to Shortroods, Sanderling Road

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place to Gallowhill, Washington Road

Bus via Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station

  1. Take the bus from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA)

Drive

  1. Drive from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA)

Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train and bus

The journey time between Wemyss Bay and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is around 1h 8m and covers a distance of around 25 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 24 min. The fastest journey normally takes 46 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service and McGills Bus Service, the Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) service departs from Wemyss Bay and arrives in Shortroods, Sanderling Road. Typically 132 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
44 min
Layover time:
24 min
Total time:
1h 8m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
46 min
Journey distance:
25 miles
Services per week:
132
Cheapest price:
£8
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:12
Last service departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) train and bus schedules

Departing Thursday, September 23, 2021

Wemyss Bay → Glasgow Airport (GLA)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive, which costs £3 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place and arriving at Gallowhill, Washington Road. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between Wemyss Bay and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 18 miles. The road distance is 24 miles.

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The best way to get from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to train and line 757 bus which takes 58 min and costs £7 - £18.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place station.

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Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Gallowhill, Washington Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 24 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA).

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Map of how to get from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 17.9 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Wemyss Bay, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place to Gallowhill, Washington Road 3 times a day. Tickets cost £4 - £6 and the journey takes 1h 13m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Wemyss Bay to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £15
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£11 - £15
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road to Shortroods, Sanderling Road
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place to Gallowhill, Washington Road
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Wemyss Bay to Glasgow Airport (GLA)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Clyde Cabs of Wemyss Bay
Phone
+44 1475 520 925

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