Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

Thu, 30 May
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

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

Transpennine Express
09:043h35
Manchester Airport (MAN)
12:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
£311One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

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Transpennine Express
09:043h35
Manchester Airport (MAN)
12:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

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Fastest Journey

3 h 35 m

Average

3 h 35 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

305 km

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

Transpennine Express
09:043h35
Manchester Airport (MAN)
12:39Glasgow Central (GLC)
£311One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

distanceDistance189 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, ScotRail or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) cover the 189 miles long route taking on average 3 h 32 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, ScotRail or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £40, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and ScotRail trains Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Find the best trains between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Glasgow Central (GLC) with Omio's travel partners TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and ScotRail from £19. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

    FAQs: Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) 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 Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is £40; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train travel time is 3 h 32 min   for the 189 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 08: 41. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 13: 29.
    There are 16 trains a day from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, ScotRail or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, ScotRail or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Manchester Airport (MAN) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The cheapest month to travel from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) by train is February.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Glasgow Central (GLC) including taking a train or coach.

    Trains arriving to 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.

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