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Best price 26.89 £
Journey duration 5 h
Connections per day 1
First departure 11:00
Last departure 11:00
Distance 295 km

Quick and easy travel from Glasgow to Manchester with Virail

Do you know the best way to get from Glasgow to Manchester? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much do bus tickets from Glasgow to Manchester cost?

The cheapest bus tickets from Glasgow to Manchester cost 4.60 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 24.76 £ 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 Glasgow to Manchester.

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Buses from Glasgow to Manchester

How long will it take me to travel from Glasgow to Manchester by bus?

In order to get from Glasgow to Manchester faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Glasgow and Manchester will complete the journey in 3 h 55 min.On average, it will take you about 4 h 52 min to travel the 296 between Glasgow and Manchester.

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

The first journey of the day departs from Glasgow at 06:00. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 11:00. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Glasgow and Manchester. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many times a day do departures from Glasgow leave for Manchester?

If you want to get from Glasgow to Manchester, you can travel with providers such as Megabus and National Express. You will find a maximum number of 21 departures per day. On average, there are 2 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 2 direct journeys between Glasgow and Manchester. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 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.