Getting to Glasgow

With three international airports, easy road and rail access from across the UK, getting to Glasgow could not be easier! Plan your journey at Get Ready Glasgow


Glasgow is served by three international airports – Glasgow International, Glasgow Prestwick and Edinburgh International. Glasgow International Airport is located 15 minutes from the city centre with frequent direct services available. There are direct shuttle bus services departing every 10 minutes from £6.50 for a single. Or you can get a taxi from the rank right at the airport. Taxi fares are approximately £20 one-way to city-centre, pre-book your taxi by calling 0141 889 1813 or email [email protected]

In addition both Glasgow Prestwick and Edinburgh International Airports are just 45 minutes’ drive from Glasgow city centre. Each airport offers a combination of direct train and bus links for both airports to Glasgow city centre. Find our more information on traveling by air.


Glasgow has two major railway stations in the city centre serving routes from the north (Glasgow Queen Street Station) and south (Glasgow Central Station). Both are well connected to the city’s rail, subway and bus networks for onward travel.

Location map for Glasgow Central Station

Location map for Glasgow Queen Street

By Car

Glasgow is at the centre of a major road hub making access incredibly easy by car. Scotland has an extensive motorway road network.

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By Coach

City Link and National Express provide regular coach services to Glasgow from all over.

Getting Around

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Glasgow Taxis

Glasgow Taxis

Glasgow Taxis Ltd boasts Scotland’s biggest fleet of licensed taxis which are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. From fixed prices for Airport pick-ups and drop-offs, signed ranks throughout the city and taxis available to be flagged on the streets around the clock, Glasgow Taxis can meet every visitor’s transport need. 

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