Milngavie is on the northwestern edge of Glasgow, six miles from the city centre, with the Allander River running to the northeast of the town centre. Milngavie has excellent transport links, with trains running regularly to Glasgow city centre and Edinburgh, making the area ideal for people working or studying in Glasgow. Milngavie is well served with shops and restaurants in a charming pedestrianised town centre. It marks the start of the West Highland Way, making it easy to head north to the Highlands to enjoy your leisure time at weekends. In case you were wondering, it is pronounced Mill-guy'.