The City Apartments are suitably situated at the cutting-edge and cultural heart of Glasgow, the West End.
401 N Woodside Rd, Glasgow G20 6NN
Whether you’re arriving by bus, train or car, the City Apartments are easy to reach and is a fantastic base from which to explore the city. We’ve provided easy-to-follow instructions below to help you find us easily. If you’re struggling, please do call our front desk and our staff will be happy to direct you further.
Leave the M8 at junction 17 signposted Dumbarton. At traffic lights keep right following A82 signpost. Give way from the RHS onto Great Western Road. Drive along Great Western Road for about 0.75 miles turning right at Napiershall Street. At mini-roundabout turn left onto North Woodside Road. City Apartments are on left.
Glasgow is very well serviced for public transport and has various networks of city centre bus and taxi firms. Its main bus station, Buchanan Bus Station has many local bus networks as well as national bus routes which are all well signposted. There is also a taxi waiting area. City Apartments are only a 10 minute trip from Buchanan Bus Station.
Glasgow has 2 main train stations, Queen Street Station at George Square and Central Station at Gordon Street. Both have excellent transport facilities immediately outwith the buildings. The City Apartments are 50 metres from the Kelvinbridge Underground Station.
Our hotel is conveniently located for all routes into Glasgow, including Prestwick airport, only around 30 miles away.
Driving instructions: upon leaving the airport, take the A77 towards Glasgow. The A77 merges onto the M77 and you should drive along this road for around 13 miles. Next, take the lane leading to M8 Glasgow/City Centre. You should exit the M8 following signs for the A82/A804 for around one and a half miles, through Charing Cross junction and along St Georges Road. You will see a road bridge ahead and should bear left here for Great Western Road/ A82. Drive just half a mile along Great Western then take a right for Napiershall Street. Take the 3rd road on your left to find us on North Woodside Road.
Alternative modes of transport:The X77 bus service run by Stagecoach operates a route between Buchanan Bus Station in Glasgow to Prestwick Airport. The service runs 06:45 – 22:40 with a journey time of 50 minutes and buses are up to every half hour (hourly on Sundays). For those travelling on early or late flights, there is an additional service, the X99, which departs from Glasgow at 23:59 and 03:30.
Taxis are available to hire outside of the terminal or, for a more competitive price and to guarantee a car, please call our reception to have them book one in your name in advance.
There is plenty of street parking outside the hotel which is free from 6pm-8am Monday-Friday and free all day Saturday and Sunday. Parking can be paid via the local Ringgo App or by the meters outside the hotel. There is also a car park situated at Kelvinbridge Subway Station opposite the hotel where you can park all day for £5.70 which also entitles you to a return journey on the Subway. Our helpful check in staff would be happy to advise you.