Barnsley to Glasgow train

Cheap train tickets from Barnsley to Glasgow

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The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
08:40Barnsley5h36 14:16Glasgow
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Train schedule Barnsley to Glasgow

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Fastest train times from Barnsley to Glasgow

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Fastest Journey

5 h 36 m


5 h 36 m

Trains per day



313 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Barnsley for Glasgow every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
08:40Barnsley5h36 14:16Glasgow
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Overview: Train from Barnsley to Glasgow

distanceDistance194 miles (313 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h
priceAverage train ticket price£123 (€136)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Barnsley to Glasgow cover the 194 miles (313 km) long journey taking on average 5 h with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £123, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £75. Travellers depart most frequently from Barnsley and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train companies: CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Barnsley to Glasgow

You can travel by train from Barnsley to Glasgow with CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) for as low as £75. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Northern Rail (3)

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Barnsley and Glasgow you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket from Barnsley to Glasgow online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Barnsley and Glasgow as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains from Barnsley to Glasgow start at £145 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 194 miles (313 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train to Glasgow from Barnsley. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Barnsley to Glasgow CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: £145

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Barnsley to Glasgow. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Barnsley to Glasgow train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 18 min
  • Average Price: £75
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 9 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Barnsley to Glasgow

Travel by train to Glasgow easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barnsley to Glasgow.
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Glasgow from Barnsley for as little as £75  in the next 7 days.
The Barnsley to Glasgow train ticket price is on average £123  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
The distance to Glasgow from Barnsley by train is approximately 194 miles (313 km).
While the time it takes to travel 194 miles (313 km) to Glasgow from Barnsley can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Barnsley to Glasgow is on average 5 h.

Omio customers book a train from Barnsley   to Glasgow Central   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Barnsley, located approximately 0.4 miles (651 m) from the city centre of Barnsley. The most popular arrival train station in Glasgow, called Glasgow Central, is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from its city centre.

For the route from Barnsley to Glasgow you can take a train with Northern Rail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Barnsley and Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Barnsley for Glasgow is 9 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning trains from Barnsley to Glasgow, the first train leaves at 07: 08. If you prefer late night trains from Barnsley to Glasgow, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 07. Omio shows you the latest train from Barnsley to Glasgow times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
You can find a train from Barnsley to Glasgow to cost on average £123 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Barnsley to Glasgow train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Barnsley is Barnsley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Barnsley for your trip to Glasgow from Barnsley.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Barnsley
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the layby on Schwabisch Gmund Way next to the booking office

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