Bus: Stations: Buchanan Bus Station


      • 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
      10A/B10/C10 First Balfron 34
      54 Park’s Strathaven 16
      68/71/71A McGill’s 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
      89A First Torrance 38
      89B First Bishopbriggs 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
      G9 Citylink Aberdeen 52
      G10 Citylink Inverness 54
      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
      X1 First Earnock 18
      X3 First Cumbernauld 42
      X7 McGill’s Greenock 44
      X8 First Silverburn / Crookston Castle 13
      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

      To discuss accessibility needs phone 0141 333 3762.