The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Sheffield to Glasgow will cost around £ 118 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 40.
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Trains per day
Of the 64 train that leave Sheffield for Glasgow every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 329 km distance in an average of 4h 52m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 4h 18m .
The slowest train will take 10h 21m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
5 hours 36 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£48|
|Trains depart from:||Sheffield|
|Trains arrive in:||Glasgow|
|Train Companies:||First Transpennine Express, London North Eastern Railway, Virgin Trains|
CrossCountry Trains operate direct trains from Sheffield to Glasgow. The first departure is just after 7:00 a.m. with trains every two hours until the final service just after 5:00 p.m. These journeys take around five hours. Using indirect services, it is possible to cut the journey time by at least 30 minutes and find earlier morning departures and later evening trains. These routes use TransPennine Express trains to Manchester Piccadilly and the same company's service to Glasgow.
Departure Station: Sheffield station is a 15 minutes walk to the city centre. The station has its own stop on the tram network and is only two minutes away from the bus and coach interchange. Taxis are available at the exit.
Arrival Station: Glasgow Central station is situated in the city centre. The St Enoch Subway station is around five minutes walk away. Local buses stop next to the station on Hope Street and Union Street. Taxis are available by the entrance on Gordon Street.