Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train

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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Transpennine Express
10:134h53
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:06Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£551One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGlasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

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Transpennine Express
10:134h53
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:06Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes

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Train times from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 53 m

Average

4 h 53 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

294 km

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

Transpennine Express
10:134h53
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:06Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£551One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

distanceDistance182 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Bus

Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) cover the 182 miles long route taking on average 3 h 13 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Bus. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Manchester Victoria.

FAQs: Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) 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 (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is £40; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Glasgow Central (GLC) and Manchester Victoria (MCV) is on average 3 h 13 min   for the 182 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) leaves at 09: 06. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) leaves at 18: 40.
There are 12 trains a day from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Bus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Bus. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Glasgow Central (GLC) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 40.

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

The cheapest month to travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) by train is February.
You have options as you can travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) 2 different ways: coach or train.

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
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.

Trains arriving to Manchester Victoria

Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Salford Van Hire | Salford Car Hire
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A station, Scooter Friendly Station - Step free access around the whole station via use of lifts between platforms 3-6, connection with Manchester Metrolink using ramps | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accepts Cash & Cards Located near the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: As per ticket office opening hours | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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