Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

Tue, 25 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Transpennine Express
05:524h43
Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
10:35Glasgow Central (GLC)
£591One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
05:523h24
Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
09:16Glasgow Central (GLC)
£681One-way
1 change

Train timetableManchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
Transpennine Express
05:524h43
Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
10:35Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
05:523h24
Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
09:16Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change

This is the last train of the day.

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Train times from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 24 m

Average

4 h 3 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

295 km

To travel from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
05:523h24
Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
09:16Glasgow Central (GLC)
£681One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
05:524h43
Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
10:35Glasgow Central (GLC)
£591One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

distanceDistance183 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, ScotRail or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) cover the 183 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, ScotRail or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £35, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Oxford Road and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and ScotRail trains Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Find the best trains to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) with Omio's travel partners TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and ScotRail from £16. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

Train information from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) with TransPennine Express:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: £16

FAQs: Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) 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 Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is £35; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is on average 3 h 10 min   for the 183 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 06: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 11: 03.
There are 12 trains a day from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) 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.
When taking a train from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC), you can count on TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, ScotRail or Northern Rail (3) for the best way to get you to Glasgow Central (GLC). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Oxford Road, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Glasgow Central, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Manchester Oxford Road (MCO) to Glasgow Central (GLC) including taking a coach or train.

Trains departing from Manchester Oxford Road

Distance from Manchester Oxford Road to city center
Distance from Manchester Oxford Road to city center
0.9 miles (1.5 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | SIXT
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: No | Step free access note: Category B Station, please note there are no tactile pavings at this station - There are two lifts at the Piccadilly end of platform 4 and 2/3 which connect the concourse area platform 4 and 5 with 2/3. Note: there is no lift access to platform 1 at all | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accepts Cash & Cards | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: No | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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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