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Private Shore Excursion to Glasgow Auchentoshan Distillery and Loch Lomond from Greenock

Private Shore Excursion to Glasgow Auchentoshan Distillery and Loch Lomond from Greenock
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Spend the morning discovering the 2nd, and largest city in Scotland, Glasgow. After your panoramic tour you will have around 2 hours free time to take in the sights on foot. After lunch, it's off to the Auchentoshan distillery for your guided visit and a wee dram, then you take the short trip down to the banks of Loch Lomond and the beautiful Victorian village of Luss before heading back to your ship at Greenock

Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Day Trip from Glasgow

Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Day Trip from Glasgow
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Take a journey from the city to the beautiful Highlands of Scotland. Enjoy a full day exploring the Scottish Highlands, taking in the atmospheric scenery of Glencoe and Rannoch Moor. Visit Urquhart Castle, take a Jacobite boat cruise across Loch Ness and end your day in the picturesque highland village of Pitlochry.

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Glasgow Airport (GLA) Public & Private Bus Transfers

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Glasgow Airport Private Bus Recommendations

IHateTaxis.com recommends the Glasgow Airport private bus.

This is an affordable, reliable and efficient Glasgow Airport transportation option.

Glasgow Airport Private Bus Fares & Payment

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  • Always confirm with the Glasgow Airport bus desk if credit or bank cards have any additional card fees.

Varies on destination and company used.

Glasgow Airport Private Bus Details

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Numerous private buses provide transport from Glasgow Airport into Glasgow and beyond, and include the following:

The Arriva Glasgow Flyer provides a high frequency Glasgow Airport bus service to and from Glasgow City Centre and Buchanan bus station (stand 46). Glasgow Airport bus services run up to every 10 minutes and journey time is 15 minutes to Glasgow Central rail station or 25 minutes to the bus station. The Arriva Glasgow Flyer calls en route at all major city hotels, Glasgow Central rail station (for connections to the rest of Scotland and the UK), Strathclyde University, and the Queen Street rail station (for connections to other stations in Scotland).

Arriva Glasgow Flyerfares are:

Single Fare GBP 4.50
Adult Day Return GBP 4.50
Adult Open Return GBP 7

First's 747 Airlink service offers transport from Glasgow Airport and the city centre via:

  • Renfrew
  • Braehead
  • Partick
  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery
  • Charing Cross

This service runs up to every 20 minutes and journey time to Buchanan bus station is around 48 minutes. It provides direct access to many visitor attractions and hotels, and connects with the First network at Partick or Glasgow city centre.

First's 747 Airlink fares are:

Single Fare GBP 3.90
Return Fare GBP 5

Your return ticket is good for unlimited travel network wide until 01:00 on the day after purchase as well as your return leg to or from the GLA Glasgow Airport within two weeks. A Firstweek ticket, which gives you unlimited travel network wide for seven consecutive days, is GBP 16.

Service 60, operated by Arriva, no longer serves GLA Glasgow Airport. Instead board service 66 (local and Paisley Gilmour Street) which has extended its route to the GLA Glasgow Airport.

The 800 service (Largs), operated by Arriva, provides a transport from Glasgow Airport to Largs on the Ayrshire coast. The service calls at:

  • Kilbirnie
  • Beith
  • Johnstone
  • Paisley

It arrives at the Glasgow Airport at 54 minutes past the hour and departs for the return journey at 05 past the hour. It operates from Monday to Saturday.

Coaches to destinations around Scotland and the UK, run by operators including National Express and Scottish CityLink, call at Buchanan Bus Station in central Glasgow. To get there from the GLA Glasgow Airport, use bus services 500 or 747 as mentioned above.

All bus stops at GLA Glasgow Airport are on the terminal forecourt.

  • Bus Stop 1: 500 Arriva Glasgow Flyer express service to Glasgow City Centre
  • Bus Stop 6: 300 (Clydebank and Paisley Gilmour Street rail station)
  • Bus Stop 7: 66 local service for Paisley Gilmour Street rail station
  • Bus Stop 8: 747 Partick
  • Bus Stop 9: 915 Skye, 800 Largs

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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2016