How to Reach Glasgow, United Kingdom

The Easiest Way to Reach Glasgow

There are two main airports close to Glasgow: Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick International Airport. In addition, there are two main railway stations in the city. Central Station, also known as Glasgow Central, serves trains coming from the south of the country and trains arriving from England. In addition, Queen Street Station serves trains coming from Edinburgh and any other station north of Glasgow. If you are traveling into the city from London, the sleeper services will most probably be run by First ScotRail. In regards to bus service for long distance voyages, you can go to Buchanan Bus Station located in the center of the city. Lastly, you can also travel by boat or car.

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Modes of Transportation in Glasgow

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Glasgow. The most preferred mode of transport in Glasgow is Car.

Average distance: 24.6 km Average time: 38.14 min

  • Car 35.29%
    Driving 39.17 min Walking 0.33 min Overall average time for 37.98 kms 39.5 min
  • Bike 11.76%
    Bike 25 min Walking 0.5 min Overall average time for 8.13 kms 25.5 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 5.88%
    Bus 50 min Overall average time for 17.7 kms 50 min
  • Train/Metro 17.65%
    Train 30 min Walking 6.67 min Waiting 6.33 min Bus 1.67 min Overall average time for 25.85 kms 44.67 min
  • Walking 11.76%
    Walking 26 min Bike 5 min Overall average time for 2.5 kms 31 min
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