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 Wolverhampton to Glasgow will cost around £ 95 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 65.
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4 h 8 m
5 h 4 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Wolverhampton for Glasgow every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 390 km distance in an average of 5 h 4 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 8 m .
The slowest trains will take 7 h 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.
|Distance||242 miles (390 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||£48 (€54)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Scotrail, Avanti West Coast or Cross Country|
Trains from Wolverhampton to Glasgow cover the 242 miles (390 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 22 min with our travel partners like Scotrail, Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £47, but the average price of train tickets is £48. Travellers depart most frequently from Wolverhampton and arrive in Glasgow Central.
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Passengers looking to travel from Wolverhampton to Glasgow will be pleased to find that there is one service every hour. Despite the two cities being 280 miles apart, the train route couldn't be easier. Half of the services are direct and the others have just one change at Preston, Manchester or Crewe.
The route is operated by First Transpennine Express and Virgin Trains from Monday to Saturday. There is at least one train each hour. Virgin operates direct services and First Transpennine Express tends to have one change. On Sunday, the services are operated by Cross Country and London North Eastern Railway.
The service can take as little as three hours 40 minutes for a direct service with Virgin Trains. Even with a change, most services are between four to five hours. The final sleeper services of the day from around 10:00 p.m. are the exception and these can take around nine hours because of the longer overnight changeover periods. Sunday services can also take longer and have multiple changes, so it's well worth checking the timetable before travel.
There is typically one train per hour and these start from around 6:00 a.m. on a weekday and run until after 11:00 p.m. Sunday services tend to be slower and involve more changes, although there is still at least one service an hour on average.
Departure train station: Wolverhampton Train Station has ticketing facilities, digital information boards, a seating area, shops and coffee kiosk, ATMs, accessible toilets with baby changing, trolleys and National Key Toilets and wheelchairs. There is a car park and buses, and taxis can be hailed from the station approach.
Arrival train station: Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street are well served with passenger facilities. These include seating areas and first class lounges, ticketing facilities, information desks and boards, accessible toilets with baby changing, coffee kiosks, shops, retail outlets and a newsagent, ATMs, WiFi and onward travel options, including a taxi rank, access to buses and walking distance to city centre facilities.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Wolverhampton and arrive in Glasgow Central.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Wolverhampton and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Glasgow most often arrive at Glasgow Central and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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