How to get from Bradford to Glasgow

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Travel Information to Glasgow from Bradford

distanceDistance174 miles (280 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£6 - £55
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £6 • 8 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Travel 174 miles (280 km) by coach or train from Bradford to Glasgow. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about £6. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Bradford to Glasgow.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bradford to Glasgow

Travel to Glasgow 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 Bradford to Glasgow.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Glasgow from Bradford. You can take a coach or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Bradford to Glasgow. Tickets for a coach cost on average £6.

This is compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A coach is generally £49 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £55 from Bradford to Glasgow.

The quickest way to travel from Bradford to Glasgow is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 8 h 45 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 54 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 174 miles (280 km) from Bradford to Glasgow.

The average frequency per day from Bradford to Glasgow is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Bradford and Glasgow as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Bradford to Glasgow:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Bradford, Bridge Street (Bradford Interchange) and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Bradford to Glasgow depart from Bradford Interchange to Glasgow Central.

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

  • National Express can get you to Glasgow by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Bradford to Glasgow for £6 on Omio.
  • Northern Rail can take you to Glasgow by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Northern Rail from Bradford to Glasgow for £55.

Yes, there are direct services available between Bradford and Glasgow with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with.
  • You'll find 16 direct trains per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Glasgow as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Bradford to Glasgow.

Many of our customers travelling from Bradford to Glasgow don't make Glasgow their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Edinburgh or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Bradford and Glasgow trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Glasgow to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip to Glasgow from Bradford, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £6 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £55 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Glasgow from Bradford online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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