Glasgow to Burnley train

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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Burnley

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
05:483h30
Glasgow
09:18Burnley
£151One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:293h49
Glasgow
10:18Burnley
£161One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:064h12
Glasgow
13:18Burnley
£561One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGlasgow to Burnley

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 19 June
Transpennine Express
09:064h12
Glasgow
13:18Burnley
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:293h49
Glasgow
10:18Burnley
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:483h30
Glasgow
09:18Burnley
0 changes

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Train times from Glasgow to Burnley

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

3 h 50 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

264 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Glasgow for Burnley every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
05:483h30
Glasgow
09:18Burnley
£151One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:293h49
Glasgow
10:18Burnley
£161One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:064h12
Glasgow
13:18Burnley
£561One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Burnley

distanceDistance163 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or TransPennine Express

Trains from Glasgow to Burnley cover the 163 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £15, but the average price of train tickets is £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Burnley Manchester Road.

FAQs: Glasgow to Burnley train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow to Burnley 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 to Burnley.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Burnley can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow to Burnley is £47; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Glasgow to Burnley train time is 3 h 19 min   covering the 163 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow to Burnley leaves at 04: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow to Burnley leaves at 18: 40.
There are 12 trains a day from Glasgow to Burnley which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Glasgow to Burnley, you can count on Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to Burnley. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Glasgow and Burnley and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 40.

When departing from Glasgow, you have various train station options to start your route from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen Street. When arriving in Burnley, you can end your journey in train stations like Burnley Manchester Road, Burnley Barracks and Burnley Central.

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 Burnley Manchester Road, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Burnley from Glasgow is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Glasgow to Burnley is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Burnley from Glasgow including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Glasgow and Burnley

Glasgow
Burnley
Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow 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 Glasgow for your journey to Burnley.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
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.
Glasgow Queen StreetWifiParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Glasgow Queen Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen StreetAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Glasgow Airport
Charing Cross (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Charing Cross (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
High Street (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
Queens Park (Glasgow)ParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road
Glasgow, Nithsdale Road
Glasgow, Telephone Exchange

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