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Glasgow Central Station

Glasgow Central Station 79 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SL, Scotland
+44 141 487 5654
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One of the most beautiful train stations I've ever seen

I can call Glasgow Central Station one of the most beautiful train stations I have ever been. It is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Aida G
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Brilliant historic station.

Glasgow Central is a classic station. Of course it is the end of the West Coast Main Line and the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
c n
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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“virgin trains” (11 reviews)
“train times” (8 reviews)
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Glasgow Central Station 79 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SL, Scotland
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+44 141 487 5654
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Reviewed yesterday

I can call Glasgow Central Station one of the most beautiful train stations I have ever been. It is bright, spacious and also looks a bit ancient what gives this place a charm. It's always quite busy, but that's what the train station must look...More

Thank Aida G
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Glasgow Central is a classic station. Of course it is the end of the West Coast Main Line and the first part of Glasgow any traveller would see. It is large, spacious and busy. Like so many cities (Manchester London Paris) you cant actually get...More

Thank c n
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you visit a Glasgow, dont forget to viait this place. The building is not very impressive, but inside its really very interesting and beautiful. Contemporary with traditional interior.

Thank Patrícia G
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonder around this amazing piece of architecture.It's like a museum ,so much to see.Sure 90% of the commuters every day see nothing.

Thank Raymond T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an absolutely fascinating tour led by a gentleman named Paul, who has a real passion for the station. He gave us a great insight into the history of the station, in a very interesting way, including some amusing stories but also informing us...More

Thank margholding
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an hour long, pre-booked walk around the hidden parts of this historic station. Well worth doing, and very well presented, with lots of good humour.

Thank William/Fiona A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the architecture in this fine building. There are several places to eat or have a coffee. The toilets are excellent although payment is required 40 pence at present. However, there is a machine for change and an assistant in attendance. The upper level...More

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good choice of food and beverages whilst waiting for your train. Conveniently located in the city centre with great architecture. A real treasure for Glasgow

Thank Packedtotravel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

“The restlessness and the longing, like the longing that is in the whistle of a faraway train.  Except that the longing isn't really in the whistle...it is in you.” ― Meindert DeJong The busiest rail station in Scotland, Glasgow Central Station, will prove to be indispensable...More

Thank David-Kevin B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Central is one of the best stations in the UK with it's convenient location, vintage shops and restaurants, safety and cleanliness...

Thank Leo D
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bailey935
10 September 2017|
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Response from Timberwolf28 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Bailey It is 24.6 miles from Glasgow Central Station to the ocean terminal in Greenock. You could take a taxi from the front of Glasgow Central and on a good day it would take about 35 minutes but would be cost... More
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WorkingtonWkd
9 September 2017|
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Response from Major Colin R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know but guess that black cab will be quicker and most convenient
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Chisi76
20 July 2017|
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Response from Brian W | Reviewed this property |
Don't under what your question is.Sorry.Can you expand on this and I'll try to answer your query.
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