Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) bus

Tue, 21 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Megabus
03:104h35
Manchester, Airport
07:45Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£251One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Megabus
12:055h45
Manchester, Airport
17:50Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£251One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Megabus
14:254h50
Manchester, Airport
19:15Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£251One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
14:256h35
Manchester, Airport
21:00Cumbernauld, Central Way
£311One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
12:056h40
Manchester, Airport
18:45Cumbernauld, Central Way
£311One-way
1 change

Bus timetableManchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
Megabus
03:105h35
Manchester, Airport
08:45Cumbernauld, Central Way
1 change
Megabus
03:104h35
Manchester, Airport
07:45Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
12:055h45
Manchester, Airport
17:50Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
12:056h40
Manchester, Airport
18:45Cumbernauld, Central Way
1 change
Megabus
14:256h35
Manchester, Airport
21:00Cumbernauld, Central Way
1 change
Megabus
14:254h50
Manchester, Airport
19:15Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 35 m

Average

5 h 40 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

305 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Manchester Airport (MAN) for Glasgow Central (GLC) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
03:104h35
Manchester, Airport
07:45Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£251One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
14:254h50
Manchester, Airport
19:15Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£251One-way
0 changes
Megabus
03:105h35
Manchester, Airport
08:45Cumbernauld, Central Way
£321One-way
1 change
Megabus
12:055h45
Manchester, Airport
17:50Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
£251One-way
0 changes
Megabus
14:256h35
Manchester, Airport
21:00Cumbernauld, Central Way
£311One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

distanceDistance189 miles
durationAverage coach duration4 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£19 (€21)
frequencyCoach frequency6 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 4 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus or National Express

Coaches from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) cover the 189 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 5 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. Normally, there are 6 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £19, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £9.

Coach companies: Megabus and National Express Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Find the best coaches from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) with Omio's travel partners Megabus and National Express from £17. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Glasgow Central (GLC), you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) coach information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £48
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC).
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) can start from as little as £9 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is £19; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) coach time is 4 h 5 min   covering the 189 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 11: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 21: 55.
Yes, there are 4 direct coaches a day from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) with Megabus or National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
For the best Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Megabus or National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Glasgow Central (GLC) to compare what amenities they may offer.
A trip to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Manchester Airport (MAN) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 5 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Glasgow Central (GLC) including taking a train or coach.

Trains arriving to Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Glasgow International Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

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