Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

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Cheap train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Cheapest

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

CrossCountry
09:325h45
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
13:355h49
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
19:24Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
15:355h37
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
21:12Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
17:355h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
23:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
22:0013h16
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
11:16Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change

Train timetableBristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 24 June
CrossCountry
09:325h45
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
CrossCountry
13:355h49
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
19:24Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
CrossCountry
14:357h38
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
22:13Glasgow Central (GLC)
0 changes
CrossCountry
15:355h37
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
21:12Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
CrossCountry
17:355h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
23:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change

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Train times from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Fastest Journey

5 h 37 m

Average

7 h 17 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

503 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) 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.

CrossCountry
15:355h37
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
21:12Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
17:355h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
23:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
09:325h45
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
13:355h49
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
19:24Glasgow Central (GLC)
£4451One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
14:357h38
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
22:13Glasgow Central (GLC)
£7361One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

distanceDistance311 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£163 (€184)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) cover the 311 miles long route taking on average 5 h 49 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £163, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £133. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train providers: Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains will get you to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) from £133. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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.

Train information from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 49 min
  • Cheapest Price: £133

FAQs: Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) 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 Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) can start from as little as £133 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is £163; 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 Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is on average 5 h 49 min   for the 311 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) and Glasgow Central (GLC) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 07: 35. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 12: 35.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There is 1 direct train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 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.

The cheapest month to travel from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Glasgow Central (GLC) by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) and Glasgow Central (GLC) including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Bristol Temple Meads

Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
1.9 miles (3 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bristol Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 35 minutes via the A1 bus.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 3.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is available on the station forecourt. If you require an accessible taxi please approach a member of staff for assistance. To reach the station forecourt; exit through the ticket barriers, turn left and exit through the main doors. You can find more information about local taxi services here. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: WHS/M& S; Uppercrust; Pumpkin; Pasty Shop; Starbucks; Lily's Flowers
Dining
Dining
The Pasty Shop | Starbucks | Upper Crust | Pumpkin Café | Hart's Bakery
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, elevators, escalators.

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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