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from Chester to Glasgow

You can get from Chester to Glasgow by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Chester to Glasgow on 9 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:25Chester3h37 14:02Glasgow Central
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10:25Chester3h37 14:02Glasgow Central
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08:23Chester3h39 12:02Glasgow Central
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09:21Chester3h42 13:03Glasgow Central
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10:52Chester4h24 15:16Glasgow Central
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9 Dec
£57Avanti West Coast
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10 Dec
£93Avanti West Coast
11 Dec
£41Avanti West Coast
13 Dec
£26Avanti West Coast

Travel Information from Chester to Glasgow

distanceDistance192 miles (310 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£39 - £61
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £39 • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £39 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 192 miles (310 km) between Chester and Glasgow. 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £39. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Chester to Glasgow.

Travel Tips: Travel from Chester 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 Chester to Glasgow.

What are my travel options from Chester to Glasgow?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Chester to Glasgow. You can take a flight, coach or train.

How do I get from Chester to Glasgow the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Chester to Glasgow is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £39 compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A flight is £15 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Chester to Glasgow costing on average £53.

A flight is about £23 less than a train, which costs on average £61 for this route.

What is the fastest way to get to Glasgow from Chester?

The quickest way to travel to Glasgow from Chester is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 2 h 45 min.

How far is it from Chester to Glasgow?

You should expect to travel around 192 miles (310 km) from Chester to Glasgow.

How many services a day are there between Chester and Glasgow?

The average frequency per day from Chester to Glasgow is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Chester to Glasgow?

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange) and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Chester and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Which travel companies can take me from Chester to Glasgow?

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

  • You can travel from Chester to Glasgow by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £39 with easyJet from Chester to Glasgow.
  • You can take a coach from Chester to Glasgow with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £53 with National Express from Chester to Glasgow.
  • You can take a train from Chester to Glasgow with Avanti West Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for £61 with Avanti West Coast from Chester to Glasgow.

Is there a direct service to Glasgow from Chester?

Yes, there are direct routes from Chester to Glasgow with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 12 direct trains per day to take to Glasgow with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Glasgow tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Chester and Glasgow ends?

Many of our customers travelling from Chester 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 Chester and Glasgow trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Glasgow to any of these top destinations today!

When should I book a ticket to Glasgow from Chester online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Chester 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 plane ticket is on average £39 one way for this route.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £53 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £61 one way on average.

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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