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Travel

We have bus and train links that travel to Gartnavel General Hospital daily.

Traveling by train

Hyndland Station is the nearest train stop to Gartnavel General Hospital. We are a 5 to 10 minute walk from the Hyndland Station. Trains leave both Glasgow Queen Street Station and Glasgow Central Station every 10-15 minutes. The journey takes roughly 10 minutes to get to there. The following websites will help you plan your train journey if you are traveling from else where in Scotland:

www.thetrainline.com

www.scotrail.com

Traveling by bus

Buses run frequently to from Glasgow City Centre to Great Western Road; this is a 5 minute walk to the main entrance to the hospital. Travel time may take up to 30 minutes during rush hour. The buses run every 10-15 minutes from the city centre. Please see the following links for time tables and to plan your journey:

www.firstgroup.com/ukbus/scotland/swscot/home

www.arrivabus.co.uk

Travel help for visitors

When visiting family members on the ward, people who are elderly or live with a disability may find the evening hospital visitor transport service useful:

http://www.spt.co.uk/bus/accesstohealthcare/

Parking

Parking is extremely limited at Gartnavel General Hospital. A maximum four hour stay operates in patient and visitor car parks from 730am – 430pm Monday to Friday. If there are no spaces, the Glasgow Pond Hotel next to Gartnavel General Hospital offer parking at reasonable rates. There is a designated drop off points outside all the entrances to the hospital. Please avoid parking on disabled spaces unless you hold a valid badge, and also taking care not to park on ambulance car parks or yellow lines.