How to get from Derby to Glasgow

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Travel Information to Glasgow from Derby

distanceDistance231 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£12 - £148
fastestFastest modeFlight • £52 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Avanti West Coast

Travel 231 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Derby to Glasgow. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Derby to Glasgow.

Travel Tips: Travel from Derby 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 Derby to Glasgow.

There are 4 ways to travel between Derby and Glasgow including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Derby to Glasgow. Tickets for a coach cost on average £12.

This is compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A coach is generally £40 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £52 from Derby to Glasgow.

A coach journey is usually £136 less than a journey to Glasgow by train, which costs on average £148 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Derby to Glasgow is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

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In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 4 h 39 min.

You should expect to travel around 231 miles from Derby to Glasgow.

The average frequency per day from Derby to Glasgow is:

  • 13 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Derby and 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 Derby to Glasgow:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Derby and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travellers board their train from Derby and arrive in Glasgow Central.

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

  • EasyJet can take you to Glasgow by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from Derby to Glasgow for £52.
  • Avanti West Coast can take you to Glasgow by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Avanti West Coast from Derby to Glasgow for £148.

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

  • You can find direct flights per day to Glasgow with easyJet.
  • You'll find direct train services to Glasgow with Cross Country with around 2 direct trains every day.

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 book tickets for this route.

Omio customers who travel from Derby to Glasgow often also extend their holiday to go to London, Edinburgh or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Glasgow and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before travelling from Derby 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 £12 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £52 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £148 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Derby 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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