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Driving to Glasgow from the South: M1 - M6 - A74 - M74

These directions will start to the south of Glasgow on the M74.
The major places to aim for are Glasgow Airport followed by the Erskine Bridge .
  1. Exit M74 at junction 4, signposted as "M73 to Stirling / Kincardine Bridge / Glasgow & A80 / M8"
  2. Continue along M73 for about 1 mile .
  3. Exit M73 at junction 2 , it will be signposted as "M8 to Glasgow (City Centre)"
  4. You will continue along the M8 for about 15 miles , this will take you right through the middle of Glasgow and out the other side. This is a busy stretch of road, particulary at peak times.
  5. You will come out of Glasgow and go past the Airport
  6. From Glasgow Airport follow signs for Greenock and Erskine Bridge
  7. Exit M8 at junction 30 , it will be signposted as "Exit 30 M898 to Erskine BR. / Erskine"
  8. As you reach the other side of the bridge bear left onto the exit road signposted A82, Crianlarich.
  9. After about 2 miles you will come to a roundabout, continue straight on along the A82 .
  10. After about 2½ miles you will come to another roundabout, again continue straight on along the A82 .
  11. After about 4 miles you will come to another roundabout. Turn right and at the bottom of the road there is another roundabout.
  12. Take the first exit, left, (past Mcdonalds) and then quickly there is another roundabout. Turn right.
  13. You are now on Balloch Road .
  14. Pier Road is approximately 400 yards on the left , immediately after a small row of restaurants.
          Note: If you reach the bridge, you have gone too far

          The Garden Apartment is 50 yards on the left, with the carpark at the rear.

          For an exact location map click Multimap location of apartment

          To see where Balloch is located in Scotland click Multimap location of Balloch