Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street

Showing times and prices for 07 Jul

Cheapest

£44

Average

£104

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.

Avanti West Coast
07:36Glasgow Central4h29 12:05Birmingham New Street
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£441One-way
Avanti West Coast
16:30Glasgow Central4h22 20:52Birmingham New Street
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£1171One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:08Glasgow Central5h42 14:50Birmingham New Street
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£1171One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:40Glasgow Central4h25 13:05Birmingham New Street
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£1201One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:40Glasgow Central4h19 13:59Birmingham New Street
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£1211One-way

Train schedule Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 7 July
Avanti West Coast
07:36Glasgow Central4h29 12:05Birmingham New Street
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Avanti West Coast
08:40Glasgow Central4h25 13:05Birmingham New Street
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Avanti West Coast
09:08Glasgow Central5h42 14:50Birmingham New Street
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Avanti West Coast
09:40Glasgow Central4h19 13:59Birmingham New Street
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Avanti West Coast
16:30Glasgow Central4h22 20:52Birmingham New Street
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Fastest train times from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street

Showing times and prices for 07 Jul

Fastest Journey

4 h 19 m

Average

4 h 39 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

406 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Glasgow Central for Birmingham New Street every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
09:40Glasgow Central4h19 13:59Birmingham New Street
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£1211One-way
Avanti West Coast
16:30Glasgow Central4h22 20:52Birmingham New Street
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£1171One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:40Glasgow Central4h25 13:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£1201One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:36Glasgow Central4h29 12:05Birmingham New Street
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£441One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:08Glasgow Central5h42 14:50Birmingham New Street
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£1171One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street cover the 252 miles (406 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £40, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3 and CrossCountry trains Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street

You can travel by train between Glasgow Central and Birmingham New Street with First TransPennine Express 3 and CrossCountry for as low as £40. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3

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Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 16 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Find cheap tickets for First TransPennine Express 3 trains between Glasgow Central and Birmingham New Street on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street train timetable from First TransPennine Express 3, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 252 miles (406 km) route between Glasgow Central and Birmingham New Street, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street in the Omio app, you can check to see if the First TransPennine Express 3 trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the First TransPennine Express 3 train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Birmingham New Street from Glasgow Central and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Glasgow Central and Birmingham New Street with First TransPennine Express 3!

Train information from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 26 h 42 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street

Travel by train to Birmingham New Street 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 Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Glasgow Central and Birmingham New Street for the next 7 days starting from £40  one way.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street train price to come in at an average of £40  one way.
You should expect to travel around 252 miles (406 km)  between Glasgow Central and Birmingham New Street by train.
On average the train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street duration is 4 h 25 min  for the 252 miles (406 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Glasgow Central, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre of Glasgow Central. The most popular arrival train station in Birmingham New Street, called Birmingham New Street, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city centre.

Take the Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street train with Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Birmingham New Street from Glasgow Central as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Glasgow Central for Birmingham New Street is 15 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street at 07: 35   or take the last train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street leaving at 17: 40. Look for the latest Glasgow Central Birmingham New Street train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street is on average £40 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Glasgow Central and Birmingham New Street available a few months in advance.

Trains departing from 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 (13 km)
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.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 230 (including 2 handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: £4. 00 for 1 hour | £25. 00 for 24 hours
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.

Trains arriving to Birmingham New Street

Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
1.5 miles (2.4 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Birmingham International Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis drop off with the 'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the 'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 34 Parking Pricing: £2. 00 per 40 minutes | £12. 00 per 4 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
Dining
Dining
All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | British Rental Car
Information Desk
Information Desk
In the middle of the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

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