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Journey details

Best price 10.74£
Journey duration 4 h 46 min
Connections per day 134
First departure: 00:45
Last departure: 23:50
Distance 295km

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Trains from Manchester to Glasgow: which companies can you travel with?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Nationalrail serving the train route Manchester - Glasgow.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Glasgow?

The average price of train tickets from Manchester to Glasgow is of 72,00 €. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Manchester to Glasgow can be around 12,00 €.

Ticket price Manchester - Glasgow every day

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Trains from Manchester to Glasgow


Sometimes it is possible to get cheaper solutions by having a look at limited offers or at fidelity programs made available on the companies' websites.

For short distances like between Manchester and Glasgow, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

Which stations do the trains to Glasgow leave from?

The trains to Glasgow can leave from Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ], Manchester Victoria [ MCV ] or Manchester Airport [ MIA ] and arrive at Glasgow Central [ GLC ].

How long will it take you from Manchester to Glasgow by train and when do the trains leave?

The first train to Glasgow leaves at 06:04, whereas the last one at 15:04. On average, the journey lasts 5 hours and 22 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Glasgow in 4 hours and 41 minutes.

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