How to get here

Getting to us

Planning a visit to Glasgow Science Centre? Fantastic! Here's a bird's eye view, some directions and tips for getting to us. Looking forward to seeing you soon!



Travel Directions

Got Sat Nav? Pop in our postcode: G51 1EA



Glasgow Science Centre is well served by public footpaths. It takes approximately 30 minutes to walk along the riverside into the heart of the City Centre.



Glasgow Science Centre is close to National Cycle Route 7. For details of cycling routes, visit Sustrans.

There is a Glasgow City Public Bicycle Hire Station, operated by Nextbike located at Glasgow Science Centre.

Plus, there are cycle stands located by the car park close to the entrance at Glasgow Science Centre.


By Car

From the M8 (east or west) take junction 24 and follow brown tourist signs.

For those more familiar with Glasgow and travelling East along the M8, it is possible to leave at Junction 19, travel down the Broomielaw, cross at the Clyde Arc ('Squinty Bridge') and travel along Govan Road and into Pacific Quay.

From the M77 stay in the left hand lane (marked Tradeston/ Kinning Park) as the motorway merges with the M8. Take the next exit (junction 21) and follow brown tourist signs.

From the Clydeside Expressway take SECC (E) exit and then follow brown tourist signs.

There is a GSC Customer Car Park available which visitors can use for £3. See our parking tariff.


By Bus

Stagecoach X19 (Govan Road / Pacific Quay)

First Bus No 90 (Paisley Road West)

McGill's Bus 23 and 26 (Pacific Drive)


By Train

Exhibition Centre is located on the Argyle Line with regular services running from Glasgow Central and Partick Stations. There is a covered walkway from the station to SECC, from where you walk past the Crowne Plaza Hotel and over the river to Glasgow Science Centre (10-15 mins.)

Travelling to us from North West England? Why not take the Trans Pennine Express!


By Subway

The nearest station is Cessnock. Exit the station and turn left, then turn right onto Brand Street and then left onto Lorne Street. Turn left onto Pacific Drive and the entrance to Glasgow Science Centre is at the roundabout. (20-25 mins.)

The map below suggests some routes to Glasgow Science Centre having arrived nearby by public transport.


Visit Us

Powering the Future

What's next?


Want to book tickets? Easy!

Just come down and rock up to
the front door, or call 0141 420 5000.

See you soon.



Glasgow Science Centre