How to get from Chester to Glasgow

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Travel Information between Chester and Glasgow

distanceDistance192 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£26 - £53
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £26 • 4 h 58 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £47 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, easyJet or Transpennine Express

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 192 miles to Glasgow from Chester. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, easyJet or Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Chester to Glasgow.

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There are 4 ways to get from Chester to Glasgow: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Chester to Glasgow is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £26 compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A coach is £22 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Chester to Glasgow costing on average £47.

A coach is £27 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Chester to Glasgow costing on average £53.

The fastest way from Chester to Glasgow is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Glasgow from Chester can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Glasgow by coach can take on average 4 h 58 min.

In comparison, getting to Glasgow by train can take on average 3 h 30 min.

Glasgow is approximately 192 miles away from Chester.

The average frequency per day from Chester to Glasgow is:

  • 13 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Chester to Glasgow 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 when travelling from Chester to Glasgow:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Chester to Glasgow depart from Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange) to Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Chester and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chester to Glasgow:

  • You can take a coach from Chester to Glasgow with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £26 with Flixbus from Chester to Glasgow.
  • You can take a flight from Chester to Glasgow with easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for £47 with easyJet from Chester to Glasgow.
  • You can take a train from Chester to Glasgow with Transpennine Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £53 with Transpennine Express from Chester to Glasgow.
Your journey from Chester 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 Chester 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 Chester to Glasgow, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £26 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £47 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is £53 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Chester 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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