Travelling by Bus

Glasgow Airport Express service 500 (Stance 1) is operated by First Glasgow and is the official bus service connecting the airport and the city centre.

The easiest way to buy your ticket and to find out timetable information is by using the First Bus App which you can download from any app store on your phone. Simply download the app, pre-purchase your ticket, and show your QR code to the driver directly via the app.

A 24-hr service is available and buses leave the airport every 15 – 30 minutes.

Timetable information can be found here


Single Adult Ticket: £10.00

From the airport, you can get the Glasgow Airport Express service 500 from stance 1.


The stops from the airport to Buchanan Bus Station include:

Bothwell Street

Bothwell Street at Hope Street (near Central Station)

George Square at Queen Street Station

North Hanover Street

Buchanan Bus Station