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Located a short 15-minute journey from Glasgow Central, Giffnock train station offers regular services into the Scottish capital. The station provides a large car park free to use for all rail passengers. There's also an office at this station where passengers can obtain tickets for a journey. Alternatively, tickets can also be purchased or collected via machines on each platform. Platform 1 at Giffnock features two train services per hour, which travel northeasterly and terminate at Glasgow central. Platform 2 has two trains per hour, which head southeasterly toward East Kilbride. Abellio ScotRail manages all services and operations at this station.

Seating and shelters are provided on both platforms, and step-free access is available to both sides via ramps. However, please be aware that the bridge connecting the two platforms is not wheelchair accessible. Anyone requiring step-free access to platform 2 will need to approach via the entrance in Forres Avenue. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:40 - 13:44
Saturday 06:40 - 13:44
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
ToiletsUnavailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces109
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces18
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Level to platform 1. Ramp up to Platform 2 and connecting footbridge with stairs between platforms.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
WheelchairsUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Giffnock

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Giffnock station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Glasgow CentralScotRail15:441On time
to East KilbrideScotRail16:032On time
to Glasgow CentralScotRail16:441On time
to East KilbrideScotRail17:032On time
to East KilbrideScotRail17:322On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from East KilbrideScotRail15:441On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail16:022On time
from East KilbrideScotRail16:441On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail17:022On time
from Glasgow CentralScotRail17:322On time
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