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Large Busy Station

Travelled from Glasgow Central to Rugby and booked assistance for my wife who has difficulty... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2018
jamesrP8690QM
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Everything you want in a station

One of the better mainline stations. Great building with iconic clock. Plenty of shops , cafes and... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2018
redscarfox
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Redcar, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 December 2018

Travelled from Glasgow Central to Rugby and booked assistance for my wife who has difficulty walking. We were taken by buggy along platform and were escorted to our seats and our luggage stowed away 30 minutes before journey. Other passengers came on 15 minutes before...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

One of the better mainline stations. Great building with iconic clock. Plenty of shops , cafes and bars. Staff very friendly and knowledgeable. Low level station not quite of the same standard. Only negative, cost of using the toilets.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 17 December 2018

Clean and attractive period station with period frontage shops. Signage good and easy to follow. The staff I met were very friendly and informative

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Comman
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Shops such as w.h Smith's, marks Spencer,gift shops, take aways, toilets to freshen up, refreshments bar,first class lounges, left luggage lockers, plenty ticket machines, ticket office for virgin trains,

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TrailBlazer555334
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We left Glasgow, Scotland heading to Burnley in England departing from this station. In the centre of Glasgow, not easy to find parking outside and no designated parking that we could find? The station itself however, was clean and we could easily access the departure...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Barb M
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Tour of a station? Eh? Trains go in and out and passengers get on and off. How boring is that? WRONG! We met our informative and witty guide Paul Lyons on the concourse, donned orange jackets and descended. We followed forgotten tunnels, saw where the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

Used this station over the last week and was impressed with the help of the staff who put me in the right direction when unsure.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Allan B
Reviewed 29 November 2018

This was a very interesting tour of the hidden side of the station made better by a very by a great guide Paul. I have used the station for many years but never realised how complex it was. And how complex its history

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank WNeilston
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Retirement has allowed us to visit places we never had the time to do before . Having passed through the station as a passenger over many years, we decided to join a tour of Glasgow Central in November 2018. It was fascinating to see some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gonegirl123
Reviewed 23 November 2018

It is nice place to see even if don't want to use the train. You can enjoy the view of station and maybe some shopping inside and around the station.

Date of experience: October 2018
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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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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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