Bus: Stations: Buchanan Bus Station

  • Killermont Street, Glasgow, G2 3NW
  • Buchanan Bus Station in Google maps
  • The station is open 24 hours. The concourse is open between 06:00 to 23:00

  • CityLink Ticket Office is open 7 days a week from 09:00 to 17:00 for ticket sales and travel information.Telephone: 0141 333 3708.

    • Smoking is only permitted outside the bus station. SPT has banned all smoking (including e-cigarettes) from its buildings and premises. Please dispose of butts appropriately and avoid smoking at exits.

    • For your safety and security CCTV monitoring and recording is in operation.

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    Bus services and stances

    Stance information is shown for guidance only. Customers should refer to departure screens on arrival.

    Stance allocations for bus services departing from Buchanan bus station Glasgow.
    Service Operator Destination Stance
    4 Stagecoach Ayr 7
    9 First Paisley 11
    9A First Penilee/Braehead 12
    19A JMB Robroyston 40
    71A First Torrance 39
    72 McGill’s Kirkintilloch 39
    77 First Glasgow Airport 45
    87 First Auchinairn 36
    88/88A/88C First Bishopbriggs/Campsie Glen/Harestanes/Kilsyth(88A) 37
    89 First Kilsyth 38
    240 First Overtown 22
    240X Stuart’s Lanark 16
    241X Stuart’s Lanark 16
    255 First Blantyre/Hamilton/Motherwell Station 21
    263 First Hamilton Bus Station 19
    267 First Hamilton 20
    329 McGill’s Stobhill Hospital 39
    334 National Express Bournemouth 51
    336 National Express Edinburgh 54
    336 National Express Plymouth 50
    500 First Glasgow Airport 46
    532 National Express Plymouth 51
    532 National Express Edinburgh 54
    590/592 National Express Aberdeen 53
    539 National Express Bournemouth / Edinburgh 53
    542 National Express Blackpool (seasonal) 53
    548 National Express Birmingham 55
    548 National Express Edinburgh 55
    588 National Express London Victoria 56
    590 National Express London Victoria 53
    591 National Express London Victoria 54
    592 National Express London Victoria 54
    618 Citylink Blackpool (seasonal) 56
    900 Citylink Edinburgh 49
    901/906/906X McGill’s Largs 48/50
    909 Citylink Edinburgh 51
    914 Citylink Fort William 56
    915/916 Citylink Portree/Uig 56
    923 Citylink Edinburgh 57
    923 Citylink Belfast 57
    926 Citylink Campbeltown 55
    976 Citylink Oban 55
    977 Citylink Oban (seasonal) 53
    AIR Citylink Edinburgh Airport 48
    L1 John McGinley Letterkenny 55
    M8 Citylink/Parks Dundee 51
    M9 City/Megabus/Parks Aberdeen / Dundee 52
    M10 City/Megabus Inverness 54
    M11 Citylink/Megabus London Victoria 57
    M11 Citylink/Megabus Aberdeen 52
    M20 Citylink/Megabus London 55
    X3 First Cumbernauld 42
    X7 McGill’s Greenock 44
    X8 First Silverburn / Crookston Castle 13
    X10/X10A First Balfron 34
    X11 First West Crindledyke 15
    X24 Stagecoach St Andrews 4
    X25/X25A Stagecoach Abronhill 2
    X26 Stagecoach Leven 4
    X27 Stagecoach Kirkcaldy 4
    X28 Stagecoach Seafar 3
    X34 Stagecoach Irvine 8
    X35 First Falkirk 43
    X36 Stagecoach Ardrossan 8
    X36 First Stirling 43
    X37 First Falkirk 43
    X44 Stagecoach Ardrossan / Irvine 8
    X51 Stagecoach Dunfermline 10
    X71 Stagecoach Priestland 5
    X74 Stagecoach Dumfries 7
    X76 Stagecoach Kilmarnock/Cumnock/Muirkirk 5
    X76 Stagecoach Irvine (night service) 5
    X77 Stagecoach Ayr 6
    X77N Stagecoach Ayr 6
    X78 Stagecoach Troon 5
    X79 Stagecoach Irvine, Castlepark 5
    X85 First Campsie Glen 35
    X87 First Waterside 35


    CityLink Ticket Office

    CityLink Ticket Office is open 7 days a week from 09:00 to 17:00. It is wheelchair accessible, has dropped counters and induction loops for disabled travellers.



    The male and female toilets are located on the main concourse and are open daily between 06:00 and 23:00 with baby change facilities in both toilets. A charge of 30p applies to toilets and a change machine is located at the entrance to the toilets.

    There is a disabled toilet, with baby change facilities located in the same area. Access to the disabled toilet is controlled via a RADAR key, which can be obtained from the security guards.

    Left Luggage

    Please be aware the left luggage facility is currently unavailable until further notice.  

    All luggage deposited in this facility is subjected to a search prior to being accepted. Maximum use is 24 hours only.

    • Small (hand baggage): £5.00
    • Medium (backpacks): £6.00
    • Large (large suitcases) £7.00

    Lost Property

    If you have lost something in the bus station, please phone 0141 333 3708 (09:00 to 16:45 Monday to Saturday). All items lost/found (with the exclusion of perishable items) are sent to the Custodiers Department (Police Scotland).

    Address: Jocelyn Square, Glasgow, G1 5JU (Off the Saltmarket)
    Email: custodiers@scotland.pnn.police.uk
    Telephone: 01786 896 990
    Opening Hours: 09:00 to 17:00 Monday to Friday (Closed on Public Holidays).

    For property lost on a bus or coach, please contact the relevant operator.

    Additional Facilities

    • Public access defibrillator available 24/7 located adjacent to the stairs next to Cowcaddens Road;
    • Two photo-me booths;
    • Public phones;
    • Post box;
    • Three retail units and a café;
    • Two cash machines close to the Killermont Street exit.

    Bike Parking

    Bike racks are available at Stance 33 and next to the drop-off point/taxi rank on a first-come first-served basis. SPT does not assume responsibility for stolen or damaged bikes.

    Bike Hire

    NextBike, in collaboration with Glasgow City Council, operate a bike hire scheme. There are racks on Killermont Street and Cowcaddens Road adjacent to the bus station.

    Car Parking

    There is a drop-off area off Cowcaddens Road. Concert Square car park adjacent to the station. There is also a multistorey car park located at Buchanan Galleries, off Killermont Street.


    There is a 24 hour taxi (Glasgow Taxis) rank located off Cowcaddens Road.
    Glasgow Taxis phone number is 0141 429 7070.


    All areas of the bus station, CityLink Ticket Office and Travel Card Unit are accessible by wheelchair.

    The bus station has a REACT audio wayfinding system to give an alert directing the traveller to key locations within the bus station.

    Within the Travel Centre there is an induction loop sound system which produces a signal for partially deaf customers who use a hearing aid.

    We also have a tactile map of the bus station and a tactile map of the surrounding areas in the main concourse for blind and partially sighted travellers.

    All information and instructions are displayed in large print on screen and in an audio format.

    Way finding information for people who are blind or partially sighted is available at www.describe-online.com

    If you need any assistance the Thistle Assistance Card is available to help make using public transport easier for older people and those with disabilities or illness.

    To discuss accessibility needs phone 0141 333 3762.