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Glasgow Buses – Bus Routes, Tickets & Times | Stagecoach

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Once known as an industrial city, Glasgow is now both a popular tourist area, an exciting place to live and a popular place to work. As the largest city in Scotland, there’s no shortage of things to do: pique your interest at Glasgow Science Centre, have a night on the town at the city's many bars, catch the view at Titan Clydebank or soak up the culture at St Andrew’s Cathedral – there’s something for the whole family.

It’s no surprise that Glasgow is one of our most travelled areas within West Scotland – and you can take advantage of our excellent service too, with our wide range of routes, tickets and passes. Choose Stagecoach for a simple, comfortable and affordable journey around this great Scottish city.


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Glasgow bus pass tickets

If your journey in Glasgow is just a one-off, our single and return tickets offer outstanding value, especially when compared to more expensive methods of transport like trains and taxis. If you’re making multiple journeys, our dayrider allows unlimited Stagecoach travel within Glasgow for 24 hours, and the megarider is valid for as long as you choose.

If you’re a regular traveler, we also offer a number of passes valid in Glasgow – choose from Day, Weekly, Over a week and Longer than a month options. We also offer Concession and unirider student tickets, but don’t forget to bring the relevant ID or pass along with you when you travel.

All of these tickets and passes are available to purchase from the service driver in cash, and contactless payments are also accepted on certain lines. However, you can also purchase your ticket or pass online, or get a mobile ticket with the Stagecoach app – available for both Apple and Android devices.

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Popular Glasgow Routes


Climbing the X77 Ayr busGetting to Glasgow

It’s easy to get to Glasgow with Stagecoach. As well as a number of services within the city running as regularly as every 15 minutes, there’s also plenty of lines running to and from surrounding areas too. Our city centre services include the X58, X51, X77, X74 and X76 from Abronhill, Ayr, Cumbernauld, Dumfries and Kilmarnock.

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Don’t stress about advanced booking with Stagecoach. Our Glasgow services operate regularly, 7 days a week – check out our timetable to know when the bus you want is passing your stop. Find out how much you could save and plot your journey with Stagecoach today - just download the Stagecoach app or search for your destination online.

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Woman with shoes off at bus stationExplore areas around Glasgow

Our X19 service from Glasgow Centre to Easterhouse is our most popular route within the city, taking you directly to Glasgow Fort Shopping Centre and passing through areas such as Finnieston and Garthamlock. It also stops near key locations like  Merchant City, Provan Hall and Glasgow Royal Infirmary. You can find timetables for every Stagecoach service here.

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smartcard user on busFlexibility in tickets

With such a wide variety of bus passes on offer, there’s no need to splash out on a taxi. From singles to megariders and discounted concession fares – there’s an affordable Stagecoach ticket for every customer in the Glasgow area.

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Glasgow bus station

The main bus station in Glasgow is the Buchanan Bus Station, located in the heart of the city centre. Attractions and sites of interest like The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Gallery of Modern Art and Pavilion Theatre are all within a short walking distance.


It goes without saying there’s plenty to do in the area if you have a short wait before your next Stagecoach service – why not grab a bite to eat at nearby restaurants like Hard Rock Café or Nippon Kitchen, or browse the many shops at the Buchanan Galleries shopping centre?


Travel in Glasgow

Glasgow is an extremely popular area but travelling around the city can easily become expensive – especially if you opt to catch trains and taxis. Stagecoach offers a reliable, convenient and budget-friendly way to explore the city: with services running as regularly as every 15 minutes, we’re sure to get you from A to B when you need to.


Whether visiting on a daytrip, or on the daily commute, our passengers can choose from a range of passes and tickets adding even more value. Plus, you don’t even need to remember to keep a paper pass with you – use the Stagecoach app to get a mobile ticket to keep your purse or wallet tidy. 

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