Glasgow Central is a station in Strathclyde operated by Network Rail. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. Thankfully, there are toilets. All platforms are step free accessible. There's at least one cashpoint. The station is staffed full time. There is a car park with 555 spaces available at this station. There are 78 spaces to lock up your bike as well. There is a staffed ticket office and it is open at the following times - Monday - Friday: 05:30 - 21:30, Saturday: 05:30 - 21:30, Sunday: 09:15 - 21:30.
High Level (all destinations): Travel Centre next to Gordon St exit
High Level (Scottish destinations): Station concourse near Hope St exit
Low Level: Low level concourse between escalators
Dedicated corporate area with fixed desks for laptops. Designer chairs. Electronic departure information.
Accessible toilets can be located platform 1 and 8 both toilets are operated with a radar Key
Accessible showers are also available on the concourse, next to Delice de France
The Mobility Assistance point is in the main concourse and is open between 07:00 - 22:00. When closed passengers should see any member of station staff.
Customers requiring local trains in Lanarkshire, between Dalmuir and Motherwell / Larkhall, will need Platforms 16 and 17 at the underground Low Level part of the station. However, journeys on most routes from Glasgow Central will be from High Level Platforms 1-15.
High Level Platforms 1-15 are all on the same level and require no step free access. To access Low Level Platforms 16 & 17 there are escalators. Disabled passengers should use the lift behind the ticket barriers on platforms 11-15. Disabled passengers can also leave by lifts to Hope Street and can leave all other exits by foot except Union Street. For step free access to Union Street disabled passengers should exit by Gordon Street.
Any member of station staff can help or at the mobility assistance point, travel centre as well as the ticket office. Passengers should arrange assistance before travel with the relevant train operator: CrossCountry 08448 110 125 London North Eastern Railway 03457 225 225 TransPennine Express 0800 1072 149 ScotRail 0800 9122 901 Virgin Trains 08000 158 123
The Mobility Assistance point is open between 07:00 - 22:00. When closed passengers should see any member of station staff.
Ticket Office: available
Travel Centre: not available
Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street. Mobility assistance can collect and take passengers to this taxi rank
Ticket gates are located on platforms 3 to 17
Meeting point at Gordon Street entrance outside Travel Centre. Help can be requested from the Mobility Assistance Point in the station concourse or by asking a member of station staff
Located in front of the escalators to platforms 16 & 17 beside the British Transport Police office.
Nearest car park is NCP Long Stay Car Park at Oswald Street, access to platform 15 from level 5. Access via station available during station opening hours.
For parking charges see https://www.networkrail.co.uk/stations/glasgow-central/
High Level: Buses will pick up/drop off on Gordon Street
Low Level: Pickup point for all Low Level Replacement buses is the bus stop on Hope Street (outside PureGym)
Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit
First Group operate a network of frequent local bus routes around Glasgow city and nearby towns. For route maps and timetables:
Arriva and Stagecoach operate a network of routes from Glasgow to surrounding towns. For routes and times:
www.arrivabus.co.uk and www.stagecoachbus.com
Not all buses are accessible
Buy a Glasgow PLUSBUS ticket with your train ticket, for discount price unlimited bus travel around the city. For details:
For information about all public transport in Glasgow and Strathclyde the area visit:
First operate the Glasgow Shuttle 500 bus, running every ten minutes direct to the airport. There are stops just outside Glasgow Central station on Bothwell Street and Waterloo Street. For times: www.firstglasgow.com