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On Foot

Walking to your venue during the Games will give you the chance to take in the Games Time buzz on the way to your venue.

Many venues and Festival hubs are within walking distance of Glasgow city centre. Approximate walking times from George Square (unless otherwise stated) are listed below. Please see the venue-specific pages for advice on the best routes to take, and for information on walking options from other areas.

Glasgow Green – 15 minutes

SECC Precinct – 35 minutes

Glasgow National Hockey Centre – 35 minutes

Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls Centre – 38 minutes

Celtic Park – 40 minutes

Emirates Arena including the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome – 40 minutes

Hampden Park – 52 minutes

Ibrox Stadium – 54 minutes

Tollcross International Swimming Centre – one hour and four minutes

Scotstoun Sports Campus – one hour and 23 minutes

Strathclyde Country Park – 22 minutes (from Motherwell train station) or 32 minutes (from Hamilton Central train station)

The Royal Commonwealth Pool is a 23 minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley Station, and Barry Buddon Shooting Centre is a 40 minute walk from Carnoustie Train Station.

Please note that walking times are approximate and are for guidance only. During busy periods, travel times may increase. Times are also based on average walking speeds which will vary by individual.

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