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venture under the station to a little cafe with all the charm of yesteryears and you will be served... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
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busy, but convenient

close to my hotel, very convenient. I just walked over, bought a ticket from the machine, or... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
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Glasgow Central Station 79 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SL, Scotland
+44 141 487 5654
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

venture under the station to a little cafe with all the charm of yesteryears and you will be served a most hearty Scottish breakfast that will set you up for the day we return several times during our visit

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

close to my hotel, very convenient. I just walked over, bought a ticket from the machine, or there is also a ticket selling office just outside, they do need a few more seats.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Winstoniscute
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We used the lounge on Saturday 03 November 2018 due to an early start before heading to England. On first appearances the lounge is clean and warm, however, it is a bit of a fish bowl with the large ground floor windows as everyone walking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TheQsHamilton
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Very attractivetrain station. Looks easy enough to get around in too. And there's a piano, anyone can sit down and play. A talented young man played Clair De Lune as I wandered through...lovely.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marieZ9480YS
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Use this station five days a week. Staff as always helpful and was easy to get tickets. Queueing for virgin trains was easy and if you wanted there was a heated room that you could wait in. Well run and I will need to get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stevepW8499FF
Reviewed 19 October 2018

This was a fascinating tour led by Paul who is clearly as passionate as he is knowledgeable about the history of the station. He brought the place to life!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John F
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Easy to get around, easy to get a ticket and in my few days experience, it ran like clockwork. Highly recommend it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RKClassic
Reviewed 17 October 2018

It's an attractive building, if it was empty it would be an interesting place to explore, but it's always so super-busy, even at night, that you just endure the cacophony and get out as quickly as you can. The staff are pleasant but not enough...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mizliz_uk
Reviewed 15 October 2018

A must see in Glasgow. Felt like I was back in time but shops etc all modern. Sit with a tea and watch the world go by

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BelfastClarkey
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Large railway station with trains going south and to the west coast of Scotland. Some services to Edinurgh. Some retail outlets and hotel on site. Taxis outside along with some nearby pubs and restaurants. There are some tunnel tours available.

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
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
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