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M8 Motorway through City Centre, Glasgow, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

It's an ugly concrete bridge, but it keeps the traffic flowing (mostly), and Glasgow would grind to a halt without it. It opened in the early 70's, and it has always seemed to be being repaired for as long as I can remember. It is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank johnnymac2017
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Glasgow is a major headache to traverse from south to north as we travel onwards to Stirling, except that the M8 motorway runs through the centre of the city, so easing the stress of navigating through a major city. The Kingston Bridge sweeps you across...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank John A
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Ok..another bridge. I only review as for the photographer in you ..interesting shots to be taken, especially underneath if you are walking the Clyde. Not much more to say really !

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Stevie0121
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We came to Glasgow by car in the morning from the airport, crossing this bridge.The view was really nice. You can see the River Clyde and the other bridges. The first glimpse of Glasgow for us very positive. :-)

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank OZS_ATW
Reviewed 20 January 2017

This is the main bridge over the Clyde. However please avoid this route during rush hour times as it becomes whacky races with cars swapping lanes at high speed.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank graeme_keith_scott
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Amaing how a modern bridge can have structural problems in the past (I assume all fixed) An interesting bridge but nothing remarkable. Worth passing over at high speed by car - Never walked it? not ure you can? Go underneath and look up thats the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Being able to walk right underneath and know that literally tonnes of weight is crossing above you is simply fascinating to me and to many people I'm sure! You can see the huge lorries crossing above as well as the heavy traffic and yet from...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Amin A
Reviewed 13 October 2016

All I can say is: what a really great bridge across a river in a city. If you are crossing the water I'd totally recommend the bridge as other options might not be that practical.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank HeadsUpDavid
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Had to say I laughed when I saw this has a trip advisor account. I'm hoping this is a weird side effect of Glasgow humour. For non Glaswegians this is a motorway bridge linking to the M8 that makes regular appearance on travel news for...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 26 July 2015

This bridge supports the M8 which is the motorway which connects Greenock and Glasgow with Edinburgh. On a weekday, it is very conjested and expect delays. Some nice views but keep your eye on the other traffic users as so busy. There are some good...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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