Bristol to Glasgow train

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Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 20 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
09:355h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1651One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:356h07
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
16:42Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1721One-way
2 changes
Transpennine Express
10:006h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
16:42Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1791One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:356h04
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
14:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1791One-way
2 changes

Train timetableBristol to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 20 April
Avanti West Coast
08:356h04
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
14:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:355h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Transpennine Express
10:006h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
16:42Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:356h07
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
16:42Glasgow Central (GLC)
2 changes

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Train times from Bristol to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 20 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 42 m

Average

6 h 8 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

502 km

To travel from Bristol to Glasgow you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
09:355h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:17Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1651One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:356h04
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
14:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1791One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:356h07
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
16:42Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1721One-way
2 changes
Transpennine Express
10:006h42
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
16:42Glasgow Central (GLC)
£1791One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Bristol to Glasgow

distanceDistance311 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£154 (€171)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express

Trains from Bristol to Glasgow cover the 311 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 37 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £92, but the average price of train tickets is £154. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express trains Bristol to Glasgow

Find the best trains between Bristol and Glasgow with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express from £116. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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

Train information from Bristol to Glasgow with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: £421
  • CrossCountry frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Bristol to Glasgow train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol 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 Bristol to Glasgow.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Glasgow can start from as little as £92 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol to Glasgow is £154; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Bristol to Glasgow is 5 h 37 min   to travel the 311 mile long trip, with around there are 6 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol to Glasgow leaves at 07: 35. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol to Glasgow leaves at 17: 35.
There are 6 trains a day from Bristol to Glasgow which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Bristol to Glasgow, you can count on Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to Glasgow. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Bristol and Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When departing from Bristol, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Napier Road. When arriving in Glasgow, you can end your route in train stations like Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Airport.

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 to Glasgow by train is October.
You have options as you can travel from Bristol to Glasgow 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Bristol and Glasgow

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Bristol Temple Meads is the most popular Bristol railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bristol for your journey to Glasgow.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Bristol Temple Meads
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
Bristol, Airport
Bristol, Napier Road
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