Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

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Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
10:414h37
Birmingham International (BHI)
15:18Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1241One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

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Avanti West Coast
10:414h37
Birmingham International (BHI)
15:18Glasgow Central (GLC)
0 changes

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Train times from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

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Fastest Journey

4 h 37 m

Average

4 h 37 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

413 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Birmingham International (BHI) for Glasgow Central (GLC) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
10:414h37
Birmingham International (BHI)
15:18Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1241One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

distanceDistance256 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£79 (€89)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) cover the 256 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 34 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £40, but the average price of train tickets is £79. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham International and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train companies: Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

For as little as £304 you can travel by train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) with Virgin Trains and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 31 min
  • Cheapest Price: £304
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) 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 Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC).
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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) can start from as little as £40 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is £79; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Birmingham International (BHI) is on average 4 h 34 min   for the 256 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Birmingham International (BHI) and Glasgow Central (GLC) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 08: 38. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 16: 38.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) without having to change trains with Virgin Trains. There are 4 direct trains from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train with Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham International, which is located around 10.9 miles (17.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Glasgow Central, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Birmingham International (BHI) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 34 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Birmingham International (BHI) and Glasgow Central (GLC) including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Birmingham International

Distance from Birmingham International to city center
Distance from Birmingham International to city center
10.9 miles (17.6 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Avis | Enterprise | Europcar | Sixt | Green Motion | Inter rent
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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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