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Milngavie is a busy commuter station for Glasgow, serving the town of Milngavie, East Dunbartonshire. The station is notably well kept, having won several awards over the years for its floral arrangements and station gardens. It has services to both Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street; Central trains continue to Motherwell or Cumbernauld, and Queen Street trains continue to Edinburgh. A short walk west of the station you'll find Main Street, a pedestrianised stretch of shops and cafes that forms the heart of town, and away from the high street there are several large open spaces and golf courses, as well as the town's large reservoirs, which are a popular spot with ramblers and cyclists. They're about a mile north of the station. Milngavie station is also a gateway to the acclaimed 95-mile West Highland long-distance footpath, which officially starts in Milngavie town centre and is marked by a large granite obelisk.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:40 - 23:40
Saturday 06:40 - 23:40
Sunday 08:15 - 23:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee kiosk
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes


Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorLocal Authority
Car parking spaces134
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces28
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Level to all platforms

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
The station concourse at Milngavie has accessible toilet facilities and a ticket counter. Double doors lead through to platform 1 (for Glasgow Central), which contains a small coffee shop, bench seating, secure bike storage and ticket machines. The station is a terminus, so to reach platform 2 (for Glasgow Queen Street) just walk round the buffers at the end of the platform. If the ticket office is closed, use the side entrance and the ticket machine on platform 1.

Departures and arrivals from Milngavie

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to RutherglenScotRail09:111On time
to RutherglenScotRail10:111On time
to RutherglenScotRail11:111On time
to RutherglenScotRail12:111On time
to RutherglenScotRail13:111On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from RutherglenScotRail10:001On time
from RutherglenScotRail11:001On time
from RutherglenScotRail12:001On time
from RutherglenScotRail13:001On time
from RutherglenScotRail14:001On time
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