Glasgow Central Train Station

Glasgow Central Train Station

The Glascow Central train startion is the larger of the two present main-line railway terminals in Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland Built in 1879, this station serves over 26 million people annually and has a spacious concourse containing shops, restaurants, ticket offices and a travel centre.

  • Address: Gordon Street, Glasgow, G1 3SL
  • View location on map: Google Map
  • Hours of operation: 4:30 am to 12:15 am

Transportation from Glasgow Queen Street Train Station:

To Glasgow Airport:

  • Train: The nearest rail station to the airport is Paisley Gilmour Street; one mile from the terminal and easily reached by taxi or bus (service 66).
  • Bus: First’s Glasgow Shuttle, direct service between the airport and Glasgow Central Station. The service operates up to every 10 minutes, 24 hours a day, and takes approximately 25 minutes


  • Opposite the main entrance at Gordon Street

To other railway stations from the Glasgow Central station:

  • Shuttle Bus to Glasgow Queen Street Station (journey time 4-7 minutes)

Trains using this station:

  • First Scotrail
  • East Coast
  • Virgin
  • CrossCountry

Cities commonly traveled to from this station:

Telephone access:

  • Telephone stands
  • Location: main concourse
  • Codes
    International Code: 011
    Country Code: 44
    City Code: 141

Wi-Fi service:

  • Pay as you go wireless internet access is available


Handicap Accessable:

  • Step free access to the platforms. there are tactile warning strips for the visually impaired along platforms 12 and 13 only.

Baggage consignment:

  • Avaialble at the station - Left Luggage Office Platform (Track) 1
  • telephone: 0141 221 8597
  • Hours: daily 6:00 am - 11:59 pm

Lost & found:

  • Avaiilable at the station - Lost and Found Office, platform (Track) 1
  • telephone: 0141 221 8597
  • Hours: daily 6:00 am - 11:59 pm


  • Hours: 6 am to midnight

Places to eat in the station:

  • Bagel Factory
  • AMT Coffee
  • Upper Crust (sandwiches and snacks)
  • Burger King


  • Available at the station