Welcome to Glasgow
First Glasgow welcomes you to our iconic city filled with history, culture, leisure, and much more. Our First Bus Greater Glasgow network operates bus services in and around the city – allowing you to plan your journey and activities in advance. Just decide where you want to go, and check out our Bus Timetables.
Looking to map out your travel plans and explore our great city by bus? View our Greater Glasgow Network maps here.
Travelling to or from Glasgow via Avanti West Coast?
Avanti West Coast trains operate to and from Glasgow Central station with fast and frequent services from London to Glasgow, with regular stops in Birmingham, Warrington, Wigan, Preston, Lancaster, the Lake District and Carlisle.
For travel information, tickets & savings, and journey planning with Avanti visit: www.avantiwestcoast.co.uk
With innovative features, download the Avanti West Coast App; Find the right ticket for you, pick your favourite seat, track your train and stay entertained throughout your journey with Avanti Media - packed full with blockbusters, broadsheets plus more! Download the App here.
Simple bus tickets for short stays
Single fares are available to purchase on board from £1.70 (up to 5 stops) and £2.50 for anything over that within the City Zone.
We've got just the ticket!
We have a number of recommended tickets that may be suited to your travel plans. Get around Glasgow with a City FirstDay ticket for £4.60 or a FirstDay Family ticket for £8.50.
The ideal tickets for multiple journeys over one day - our FirstDay ticket offers excellent value for money.
City travel across both city zones
Network Travel across the full Greater Glasgow network
Our Family Tickets mean family days out start the moment you board the bus. Two adults and up to two children (5-15) from £8.50, Under 5's travel for free.
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New Flexible Day Ticket Bundles
Our new Flexible Day Ticket bundles offer a solution to suit hybrid working and the end of the traditional commute. Better value for customers who currently purchase a weekly, or monthly ticket and do not travel every day. In new options of 3-in-7, 5-in-7, and 15-in-28 bundles!
For example, those currently purchasing a First4Week ticket who end up not travelling every day due to a hybrid working pattern, can save money by buying a 15-in-28 instead and still retain the comfort and peace of mind of buying once a month.
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Looking for some inspiration?
Glasgow is packed with gigs, events, and shows for a great time out with friends and family. Throughout the year, Glasgow is famous for hosting an array of events. From the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions - Check out What's On!
Glasgow is known as one of the best shopping destinations in the UK. Whether you're after high-street names, vibrant shopping or independent boutiques, we'll show you where you can go by bus. With plenty of pitstops in Glasgow's lively cafés, bars and restaurants, there's time to refuel in between your shopping plans.
View our list of recommended shopping and leisure destinations in Glasgow and beyond.
Capture Glasgow's history at world-class museums and galleries, many of which are free to visit. There is something for everyone to enjoy during your visit.
Click below to view our top recommended museum and gallery attractions.
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We haven't been able to list all the great places you can visit by bus, so if you need more ideas or details on anything to do in the area, try checking out these websites:
Welcome to our Journey Planner where we can help you plan your journey from A to B!
Temporary Service Levels
We are operating temporary revised service levels across our network These service changes are the result of a driver shortage due to increased sickness levels and absence.
Let's Get There Together
Getting around Glasgow has never been easier.
Vaccination Centre Travel Guide
Our services are available for those who need to attend appointments at Vaccination Centres.
U22 Free Travel Scheme
Led by The Scottish Government, young people in Scotland aged under 22 years old are entitled to free bus travel.
If you're a student in Glasgow, there isn't a better way to get around than with First!
We’ve joined forces with local businesses and organisations to provide great customer journeys and experiences to well-known destinations .
Travel to HMRC with First Bus Plan your journey to the new HMRC building located in Glasgow city centre.