How to get from Blackburn to Glasgow

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Travel Information from Blackburn to Glasgow

distanceDistance162 miles (261 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £65 • 3 h 8 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or First Transpennine Express

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 162 miles (261 km) to Glasgow from Blackburn. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Megabus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Blackburn to Glasgow.

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There are 4 travel options from Blackburn to Glasgow: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Glasgow. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A ferry is generally £17 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £17 from Blackburn to Glasgow.

A ferry journey is usually £6 less than a journey to Glasgow by plane, which costs on average £6 for the same trip.

A ferry is generally £65 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £65 from Blackburn to Glasgow.

The quickest way to travel to Glasgow from Blackburn is by train, which takes on average 3 h 8 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Glasgow by coach can take on average 3 h 55 min.

In comparison, getting to Glasgow by flight can take on average 3 h 35 min.

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The Blackburn to Glasgow distance is approximately 162 miles (261 km).

The average frequency per day from Blackburn to Glasgow is:

  • 2 coaches per day.
  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Glasgow from Blackburn as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Blackburn to Glasgow:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Blackburn, Penny Street and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Blackburn at Blackburn and arrive in Glasgow at Glasgow Central.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Blackburn to Glasgow, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can get you to Glasgow by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Megabus from Blackburn to Glasgow for £17 on Omio.
  • First Transpennine Express can get you to Glasgow by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with First Transpennine Express from Blackburn to Glasgow for £65 on Omio.
Your journey from Blackburn to Glasgow doesn't have to end in Glasgow. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Edinburgh or Manchester to your Blackburn to Glasgow trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Glasgow today!

Before travelling from Blackburn to Glasgow, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is £17 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £6 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a ferry ticket for this route is on average £1 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is £65 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Blackburn to Glasgow tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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