Budget Friendly Accommodation close to Railway Station
G2 4DQ, Glasgow, 220 West Regent Street
In Glasgow’s vibrant centre, just 2 minutes from Sauchiehall Street, ibis Glasgow City Centre – Sauchiehall St is a short walk from Princes Square. It features a 24-hour front desk and a modern restaurant. The... read more
£ 52.54View Rates
G3 8RR, Glasgow, 500 Argyle Street, Anderston
This 4-star hotel is in Glasgow centre, just a short walk from the SECC (Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre) and the shops of Buchanan Street. It has air-conditioned rooms, an indoor pool, steam room, sauna... read more
£ 71.00View Rates
G1 1DQ, Glasgow, 201 Ingram Street
In Glasgow’s vibrant city centre, this hotel offers stylish accommodation. The main high street can be reached with just a few minutes’ walk. Each modern room at Mercure Glasgow City Hotel features an LCD flat-screen... read more
£ 54.60View Rates
G3 6TX, Glasgow, 230 Renfrew Street
This central, friendly guest house is ideal for shopping on Sauchiehall Street and offers a full cooked or continental breakfast. Glasgow Central Train Station is a 15-minute walk away and Hampton Court has a 24-hour... read more
£ 33.00View Rates
G1 4LW, Glasgow, Stockwell Street
This modern hotel is in Glasgow city centre, beside the River Clyde and 0.6 miles (1 km) from Glasgow Central Rail Station. The air-conditioned rooms have flat-screen TVs and power showers. The Holiday Inn Express... read more
£ 55.99View Rates
G3 8AZ, Glasgow, 27 Washington Street
A few minute’s walk from Glasgow Central Station or 17 minutes’ drive from Glasgow Airport, this AA 4-star hotel offers quiet, spacious, air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi, leisure facilities and on-site parking. The leisure club... read more
£ 56.00View Rates
G2 3HN, Glasgow, 36 Cambridge Street
The 4-star DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Central is in Glasgow city centre, 800 metres from Glasgow Central Rail Station. The hotel features on-site parking for a fee, and its Juvenate leisure club comes complete with... read more
£ 67.15View Rates
G1 4QG, Glasgow, 60-96 Jamaica Street
Overlooking the River Clyde, this Jurys Inn is in the city centre, next to Glasgow Central Station. It boasts air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen satellite TVs, 24-hour reception, bar and restaurant. The stylish bedrooms at the... read more
£ 62.10View Rates
G2 8DL, Glasgow, 301 Argyle St
This modern hotel is opposite Glasgow Central Station and features award-winning architecture. It boasts a stunning atrium and rooms with wall-to-ceiling windows. The spacious rooms at the Radisson BLU Glasgow are decorated in soft colours... read more
£ 80.10View Rates
G1 1LH, Glasgow, 1-19 Albion Street
Set in a 19th-century renovated bank, the Fraser Suites are just 500 metres from Argyle Street, one of Glasgow’s main shopping streets. An iPod dock and satellite TV are provided in all apartments, which are... read more
£ 76.80View Rates
G1 2RL, Glasgow, Theatreland
The Holiday Inn Express Glasgow Theatreland is well-placed in the city centre, just a few metres from shops and nightlife. It has a bar, a restaurant, meeting facilities and bright modern bedrooms with free Wi-Fi.... read more
£ 58.00View Rates
G2 2EN, Glasgow, 110 Bath Street
Apex City of Glasgow is located in the heart of Glasgow's vibrant city centre, where this boutique-style hotel offers free WiFi and has good access to the M8 motorway, a few minutes' drive away. Guests... read more
£ 76.50View Rates
G2 4AD, Glasgow, 11 Blythswood Square
Blythswood Square is in Glasgow city centre, a short walk from Sauchiehall Street. It has been restored to offer luxury rooms with free Wi-Fi and beautiful architecture. The 5-star Glasgow hotel dates from 1823, and... read more
£ 124.00View Rates
G1 3SF, Glasgow, Gordon Street
Located at Glasgow Central Station, the award-winning Grand Central Hotel is an iconic hotel set within Glasgow’s shopping district. It boasts a fine restaurant, free WiFi and 21 meeting rooms for up to 500 guests.... read more
£ 64.00View Rates
G2 3BW, Glasgow, 60 Renfrew Street (corner of Hope Street)
This citizenM Glasgow is located 400 metres from Glasgow’s Royal Concert Hall. It offers stylish, modern rooms with free Wi-Fi, a cocktail bar, a designer lobby and a 24-hour canteen. Glasgow Central Rail Station and... read more
£ 67.00View Rates
G2 7DA, Glasgow, 75 Waterloo Street
With a stylish restaurant and bar, Hotel Indigo Glasgow offers boutique rooms with free Wi-Fi and luxury bathrooms. In Glasgow centre, the hotel is just 500 metres from Glasgow Central Station. The sumptuous bedrooms each... read more
£ 72.00View Rates
G2 2JJ, Glasgow, 139 &141 West George Street
Situated in central Glasgow, the Park Inn by Radisson Glasgow City Centre boasts free high-speed Wi-Fi, a gym, and a restaurant. With accessible rooms, it is just 3 minutes’ walk from Glasgow Central Railway Station.... read more
£ 62.10View Rates
G1 2DH, Glasgow, 14 Saint Vincent Place
Found in an Edwardian building formerly home to the Anchor Line Shipping Company’s headquarters, this city centre aparthotel is inspired by a 1920s ocean liner. With original 1906 features, there are glazed tiles, terrazzo flooring,... read more
£ 83.70View Rates
G27DN, Glasgow, 116 Waterloo Street Douglas House
Featuring a bar and views of city, ibis Styles Glasgow Centre West is set in Glasgow, 2.2 km from Scottish Event Campus Glasgow. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front... read more
£ 59.00View Rates
G1 4EE, Glasgow, 76 Howard Street 2/1
Traditional Tenement in the Heart of Glasgow City Centre is set in the Glasgow City Centre district of Glasgow, 2 km from Glasgow Cathedral, 3.2 km from Sauchiehall Street and 2.4 km from Glasgow Necropolis.... read more
£ 81.00View Rates
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The train station is located right on Gordon Street and was built over the River Clyde originally, but the bridges have been adapted and extended over the years. A hotel near Glasgow Central is ideal for city breaks, as these station hotels are located within easy reach of the city centre.
It has gone through may changes over the last 100 years with underground additions and engineers fighting floods, and while it is now a state of the art central hub, and the easiest connections for UK and international tourists, it has retained many of the original features and ambiance right in the city centre.
Finding a room is simple when stepping off the train
Finding guest rooms to let in Glasgow is simple for tourists simply stepping off the train. Good value bed and breakfast accommodation is widely available in the city centre so travellers could simply walk to their destination. Rooms in Glasgow range from budget hostels, simple b&b’s and guesthouses in converted Georgian houses, cheap city hotels on gorgeous terraced lanes right up to the Victorian grandeur of the Central Hotel.
Visitors to the Scottish capital city can easily find a good value hotel in Glasgow city for the night online or get information about local bed and breakfast options at the official Scotland tourism information office. The tourist offices are just a short 4 minute walk away from the railway, located on Buchanan Street (near Glasgow Coach Station) and will provide detailed maps and information about the sights and history of the city.
Many visitors choose to stay overnight around George Square that is host to the famous Hogmanay or New Year’s Eve celebrations. The area is also includes great music venues, including the illustrious National Theatre of Scotland, shopping and an array of museums – it is just a quick 10 minute walk from the main railway.
Close to Argyle Street, Highlandman’s Umbrella
The station still has a beautiful glass-walled bridge that leads onto the city’s renowned Argyle Street, better known as the Highlandman’s Umbrella by the locals (Highlanders used to meet on the bridge in the past) and the former ticket offices still stand strong. The famous Arches nightclub and theatre lie beneath the bridge with loads of great shops and a bustling nightlife. Stay near Glasgow Central Station Glasgow and save on hotel deals.
The Central Hotel, built in 1883 as the main overnight accommodation for wealthy travellers coming into the city, still has its rooms open and remains a gorgeous Victorian building worthy of a night’s stay or simply a wander around.
It’s no wonder that tourists choose to find a hotel in Glasgow in the surrounding areas, within walking distance, near Glasgow central station – literally the city centre – with the easy train connections in, around and out of the capital city, a bustling social scene, great shopping and the area steeped in historic sights it’s truly convenient.
Luckily, the area is host to a wide range of cheap hotels near Glasgow central station so those travelling on a budget can stay happily too. Popular in the city is also renting a serviced apartment for 1 night or a weekend (short term stay).
Glasgow Central is the busiest railway station in the United Kingdom outside London. There is a limited service to Edinburgh although the city’s second mainline terminus, Glasgow Queen Street, is the principal one for trains to Edinburgh.
CrossCountry operates a rail service via the East Coast Main Line to Birmingham and onwards to the West Country and the South Coast, as extensions to its services to Edinburgh Waverley. The East Coast company operates a rail connection to London King’s Cross via Edinburgh city centre.
ScotRail services travel to Scottish destinations including Ayr (connection by bus for Stena Line ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast), Troon (connecting with P&O Ferries to Larne Harbour), Kilmarnock, East Kilbride, Gourock, Neilston, the port of Stranraer and Largs, as well as the Caledonian Sleeper service to London Euston. First TransPennine Express trains go to Manchester Airport via Manchester Piccadilly.
Virgin Trains offer frequent train connections to London Euston and Birmingham New Street via Carlisle, Preston and Crewe. Additional SPT operates a bus service (number 398) to Glasgow Queen Street and the Buchanan bus station.
Some facts and information – Location and train lines
Location : in the city centre on Gordon Street, located in a category A listed building.
Address : Gordon St, Glasgow G1 3SL, Scotland, United Kingdom
Train Line : terminus of the West Coast Main Line (WCML), CrossCountry Network, Lowland Celedonian Sleeper, East Coast Main Line, TransPennine North West, Argyle Line, Ayrshire Coast Line, Inverclyde Line, Cathcart Circle Line, Paisley Canal Line, Shotts Line, North Berwick Line, Glasgow South Western Line, Whifflet Line.
Operated and Managed : by Network Rail
Ticket Office : Available
Ticket Machines : Available
Public Wi-Fi : is available
Sat Nav Postcode : G1 3SL
Region : West Central Lowlands
Country : Scotland
From Glasgow International Airport to Central Railway Station ?
Paisley’s Gilmour Street railway station is the nearest to the airport. It is only two miles from the terminal and can be reached by taxi or by regular bus services. From the platforms there are direct rail services to Glasgow Central.
To SECC – Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre ?
SECC has its own facility, The Exhibition Centre station. Six trains an hour (around every 10 minutes) from Central station (Platform 17 is on the lower level) will bring you to the SECC Scottish Exhibition Centre in a journey time of just three minutes.
To Hampden Park Stadium ?
Hampden Park stadium is a five minute walk from Mount Florida and King’s Park Stations. Trains to both stations run from Glasgow central.
Hotels around Glasgow Central Station : in the city center on Great Western Road, Gordon Street, Caledonian Chambers, Union Street, Hope Street, Argyle St., Oswald Street, Jamaica Street, and James Watt Street.
What to do and see nearby Gordon Street
Citizens Theatre (119 Gorbals Street, G5 9DS Scotland): lovely little theatre with excellent productions. The theatre includes a 500-seat Main Auditorium, and two studio theatres, the Circle Studio and the Stalls Studio.
The Lighthouse (11 Mitchell Lane, G1 3NU Scotland /Anderston): Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture. The Mackintosh Interpretation Centre provides a wealth of information which you can access via touchscreens.
The Arches (253 Argyle Street, Glasgow G2 8DL, Scotland /Anderston): is one of Europe’s leading cultural venues. First class venue ! Also there is good quality food in the cafe.