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Impressive building with good facilities

The concourse should be seen as it very impressive with some nice woodwork and arched train shed... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cavershamroyals
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England UK
Centre of the city

This is a great station full of old victorian charm, check out the tours option you will get it if... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Robert W
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The concourse should be seen as it very impressive with some nice woodwork and arched train shed roof. There are shops and a pub on the concourse and we stayed in the Grand Central Hotel which is accessed directly from the main concourse so couldn't...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed near Central Station. It was very busy during rush hour as expected. A nicely constructed building, in pulse with Glasgow.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GuyFromTheSix
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great station full of old victorian charm, check out the tours option you will get it if you google it

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Robert W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Trains usually run on time and you can travel all over Scotland from this station. It's also a beautiful building.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 34embee
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So many layers to Central Station! Paul the tour guide has great stories to tell and made the visit both interesting and entertaining. Will return when the museum opens. An amazing project!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 824mandyk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were with friends who wanted to see the Station as they've been watching a programme about it - they were very impressed and really enjoyed the visit!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank casswife
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great tour with a knowledgeable and enthusiastic tour guide in Paul. I was fascinated by the history of Glasgow Central and surprised to hear no grant assistance has been given to the creation of a visitor attraction of interest to so many people....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank L1263HCannem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went today fantastic and Paul was brilliant will go back when museum opens most interesting tour ever learnt a lot today about Glasgow and things that happened years ago and about the first world war

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic tour Paul’s passion for the history of Glasgow Central was so apparent. His knowledge was brilliant and the patter was great. I would highly recommend this tour. I was in tears at one point with his very touching tribute to woman of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Karen F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Station master Paul Lyons runs 4 times daily station tours. They are a must do if you visit Glasgow. The walls and tunnels which Paul leads you through have stories to tell of Glasgow and these are expertly delivered with the wit and charm (they...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Matthewkkenny
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Hidden-gems1988
22 March 2019|
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
It's best to book the tour online. I think you will enjoy the tour hugely!
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Sheila M
29 July 2018|
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Response from bel877 | Reviewed this property |
There is a "left luggage" office i.e. with cases etc on shelves and an attendant, but I'm not sure about actual lockers
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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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