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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Cardiff to Glasgow?

When you're traveling from Cardiff to Glasgow, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 31.54. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 16.92, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Cardiff to Glasgow by bus

Best price £ 16.92
Journey duration 13 h 19 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 05:00
Last departure 18:23
Distance 306.3 mi

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Route Summary by bus

Connections
7
Carriers
1
Minimum price
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Maximum price
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National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 14 h 45 min
Cardiff Sophia Gardens - Glasgow
03:00 - 17:45
£ 16.92
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 14 h 40 min
Cardiff University - Glasgow
03:05 - 17:45
£ 16.92
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 13 h 12 min
Cardiff University - Glasgow
17:53 - 07:05
£ 16.92
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 11 h 55 min
Cardiff Sophia Gardens - Glasgow
08:00 - 19:55
£ 48.01
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 11 h 47 min
Cardiff University - Glasgow
08:08 - 19:55
£ 48.01
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 13 h
Cardiff Sophia Gardens - Glasgow
17:45 - 06:45
£ 55.36

How much time will it take to go from Cardiff to Glasgow by bus?

The journey from Cardiff to Glasgow covers a distance of 306.3 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 13 h 34 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 11 h 25 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 Cardiff to Glasgow faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Cardiff to Glasgow?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Cardiff at 08:30, and the last departure will leave at 18:23. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Cardiff to Glasgow can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many daily journeys are there from Cardiff to Glasgow?

On average, there are 7 daily departures from Cardiff to Glasgow. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 8 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include National Express, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 1 departures from Cardiff which travel directly to Glasgow. There are 6 journeys with one change or more.