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Train Information to Glasgow from Manchester Airport

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€49)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesFirst Transpennine Express or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester Airport to Glasgow cover the 189 miles (305 km) long route taking on average 3 h 30 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express or Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £44, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16.

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Trains from Manchester Airport to Glasgow
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train to Glasgow from Manchester Airport cost?
You can find a cheap train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow for some dates and times for as low as £16  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Manchester Airport to Glasgow?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Manchester Airport to Glasgow train prices are on average £44  one way.
How far is it from Manchester Airport to Glasgow by train?
The Manchester Airport to Glasgow train distance is approximately 189 miles (305 km).
How long is the train to Glasgow from Manchester Airport?
While the time it takes to travel 189 miles (305 km) to Glasgow from Manchester Airport can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Manchester Airport to Glasgow is on average 3 h 30 min.
Which train providers can get me from Manchester Airport to Glasgow?
For the best Manchester Airport to Glasgow train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with First Transpennine Express or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Manchester Airport to Glasgow to compare what amenities they may offer.
Is there a direct train to Glasgow from Manchester Airport?
Yes, you can find a direct train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow with First Transpennine Express  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
When does the first train depart from Manchester Airport to Glasgow? When does the last train depart from Manchester Airport to Glasgow?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Manchester Airport at 07: 27. The last train leaves from Manchester Airport at 09: 46. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Manchester Airport to Glasgow and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Manchester Airport to Glasgow to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Manchester Airport and Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £44 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester Airport to Glasgow a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Glasgow Central
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle

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