Glasgow Central Station, Glasgow

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Glasgow Central (Scottish Gaelic: Glaschu Mheadhain) is one of two principal mainline rail terminals in Glasgow, Scotland. The station was opened by the Caledonian Railway on 1 August 1879 and is one of nineteen managed by Network Rail. It is the northern terminus of the West Coast Main Line (397 miles (640 km) north of London Euston), and for inter-city services between Glasgow and England. The other main station in the centre of the city is Glasgow Queen Street.

With just under 33 million passengers in 2017–18, Glasgow Central is the twelfth-busiest railway station in Britain, and the busiest in Scotland. According to Network Rail, over 38 million people use it annually, 80% of whom are passengers. The station is protected as a category A listed building.
In Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations by Simon Jenkins, the station was one of only ten to be awarded five stars. In 2017 the station received a customer satisfaction score of 95.2%, the highest in the UK.
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  • Had a good variety of cafes places to eat and plenty of information about the trains has free public toilets very clean.  more »
  • 40 million pass through here and never know the stories above and beneath them. As entertaining as visit to the theatre. And just wait until they have the museum and Victorian platform restored. That....  more »

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