Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

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Cheapest

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

Transpennine Express
09:043h55
Manchester Airport (MIA)
12:59Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£311One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
Transpennine Express
09:043h55
Manchester Airport (MIA)
12:59Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m

Average

3 h 55 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

305 km

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

Transpennine Express
09:043h55
Manchester Airport (MIA)
12:59Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£311One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

distanceDistance189 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£36 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) cover the 189 miles long route taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £36, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in Glasgow Queen Street.

FAQs: Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) 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 (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) is £36; 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 Manchester Airport (MIA) and Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) is on average 3 h 55 min   for the 189 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) from Manchester Airport (MIA) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) leaves at 07: 17. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) leaves at 09: 04.
There are 12 trains a day from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) you can take a train with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester Airport (MIA) and Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Airport, which is located around 9.4 miles (15.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Glasgow Queen Street, located 0.6 miles (977 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) from Manchester Airport (MIA) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Manchester Airport

Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
9.4 miles (15.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 107 2149 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: re Step free access is provided from the Ground Transport Interchange to all platforms via lifts or ramps. This station is staffed for all services. This station is Category A. Station staff can provide assistance from Meeting Point 1 (adjacent to the Station Booking Office) and throughout the railway station, and with boarding and alighting the train. Customers requiring assistance should make themselves known to station staff no less than 20 minutes prior to the departure time of their train. Customers requiring assistance to access other services or to connect with terminals should request this from their airline or Manchester Airport Group. Assistance can be requested in advance by contacting the TransPennine Express Assisted Travel Team on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay). Please be aware that some platforms at this station have no or only partial tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible public telephones: In the station cafe on platforms 2 and 3 | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Glasgow Queen Street

Distance from Glasgow Queen Street to city center
Distance from Glasgow Queen Street to city center
0.6 miles (977 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
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
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: Tel: 0800 046 1634 and 18001 0800 046 1634 (Deaf and customers who are hard of hearing) | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category A station. This station has step-free access to all platforms. The Passenger Assist meeting point is at the Information Desk on Concourse. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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