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Journey Details

Best price £ 13.77
Journey duration 8 h 1 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 02:30
Last departure 23:00
Distance 252.3 mi

Traveling from Birmingham to Glasgow with Virail

Planning to travel from Birmingham to Glasgow? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Birmingham to Glasgow?

The cheapest bus tickets from Birmingham to Glasgow cost £ 13.77. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 28 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Glasgow.

Stations of departure

Birmingham Airport Bus Terminal, Comet Rd, Stop G
Birmingham Airport Bus Station
Brunel Street
Coach Station
Birmingham Digbeth coach station, Rea St
Birmingham Birmingham Brunel Street, Brunel Street
Birmingham Birmingham Coach Station, Bradford St 328
Birmingham BIRMINGHAM (Coach Station), ,Coach Stn, Digbeth
BHM Airport
Birmingham Brunel Street
Birmingham Coach Station
Birmingham Bearwood

Destination stations

Glasgow Buchanan Bus Stn
Buchanan Bus Station
Glasgow Buchanan bus station, Killermont st.
Glasgow Glasgow, Killermont St
Glasgow GLASGOW, Buchanan Bus Stn

CO2 emissions for this route


Ticket price Birmingham - Glasgow every day

In 2 days
In 3 days
In 4 days
In 5 days
In 6 days
£ 22.90
£ 17.74
£ 29.41
£ 66.07
£ 55.40
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 8 h 20 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Glasgow
07:30 - 15:50
£ 20.34
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 6 h 40 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Glasgow
13:15 - 19:55
£ 25.88
Duration: 7 h 20 min
Birmingham Brunel Street - Glasgow
11:00 - 18:20
£ 29.40
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 7 h 45 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Glasgow
23:00 - 06:45
£ 29.83
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 13 h 20 min
Birmingham Airport Bus Station - Glasgow
02:30 - 15:50
£ 29.93
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 8 h
Birmingham Bearwood - Glasgow
11:55 - 19:55
£ 32.38
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 10 h 25 min
Birmingham Bearwood - Glasgow
05:25 - 15:50
£ 35.04

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Glasgow by bus?

The journey from Birmingham to Glasgow covers a distance of 252.9 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 8 h 23 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 5 h 35 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Birmingham to Glasgow faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Birmingham to Glasgow?

The first departure of the night from Birmingham to Glasgow leaves at 23:50, while the last journey sets out at 23:00. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Birmingham and Glasgow. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many times a day do journeys run from Birmingham to Glasgow?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Glasgow, you can travel with providers such as Megabus and National Express. You will find a maximum number of 13 departures per day. On average, there are 6 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 5 direct journeys between Birmingham and Glasgow. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 1 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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