The Solar Energy Society (UK-ISES)
Scottish Solar Energy Group
with the support of:
Greater Glasgow and Clyde Valley Tourist Board
Energy Centre for Sustainable Communities
Maps of the Glasgow
Caledonian University Campus and
its location in relation to the city's main rail, coach and bus stations are
shown in the
Routes into Glasgow
Caledonian University is situated at the heart of Glasgow, the largest city in
Scotland, close to all major transport links. This means that no matter where
you are in the country, travelling to the University is very simple, whether
it's by plane, train or car.
Glasgow International Airport
Tel: 0870 040008
The airport is situated eight miles to the west of the University. There
is an airport bus service to the city centre. The taxi fare is in the
region of £13-15. Glasgow International Airport has direct flight
to London and
major European hubs, plus North America and the Middle East.
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport
Tel: +44 (0) 1292 511000
The airport is situated 22 miles south-west of the University. There is
a railway station at the airport and an airport bus service to the city
(0)870 040 0007
The airport is situated 46
miles East of Glasgow.
There is an
airport bus service to Edinburgh city centre and from there Glasgow is easily
acessible by train or by bus.
Intercity links to all major cities. Frequent services to Edinburgh (50
minutes) and London (5 hours). There are two city-centre terminals:
Queen Street (5 minutesí walk from the University) and Central Station (10
Buchanan Bus Station is the main terminus for long distance coaches.
The University is
across the road from Buchanan Bus Station.
University is easily accessible from Junction 16 (Westbound) or Junctions 15
& 17 (Eastbound) of the M8 motorway. Although no parking is available on
campus, there is ample space is available at the nearby Concert Hall car
park and the Buchanan Galleries.
Transport within Glasgow
There are several bus routes operated by First Bus Group
which run through the main campus from the city centre.
University is close to both Buchanan Street and Cowcaddens stations.
University is situated within walking distance of both Queen Street Station
and Central Station.) For details on train times, visit:
Black taxi cabs can be picked up at most times in the University area and
the city centre.
public transport information, contact Travelline Scotland +44 (0) 870 6082608