How to get from Glasgow to Barnsley

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Travel Information between Glasgow and Barnsley

distanceDistance194 miles (313 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £34 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or First Transpennine Express

Travel 194 miles (313 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train to Barnsley from Glasgow. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express, easyJet or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Barnsley.

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There are 4 ways to travel from Glasgow to Barnsley including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

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

This is compared to other travel options to Barnsley:

A ferry journey is usually £37 less than a journey to Barnsley by coach, which costs on average £37 for the same trip.

A ferry is about £34 less than a flight, which costs on average £34 for this route.

A ferry is £143 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Glasgow to Barnsley costing on average £143.

The quickest way to travel between Glasgow and Barnsley is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 40 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a ferry requires on average NaN h NaN min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Barnsley by train can take on average 5 h 1 min.

You should expect to travel around 194 miles (313 km) from Glasgow to Barnsley.

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Barnsley is:

  • 2 coaches per day.
  • 39 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Glasgow and Barnsley 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 Glasgow to Barnsley:

  • Coaches from Glasgow to Barnsley most often leave from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Barnsley, Interchange.
  • Trains mostly leave from Glasgow Central and tend to arrive in Barnsley.

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

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Barnsley. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Glasgow to Barnsley tickets on Omio for £37.
  • EasyJet can get you to Barnsley by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Glasgow to Barnsley for £34 on Omio.
  • First Transpennine Express can get you to Barnsley by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with First Transpennine Express from Glasgow to Barnsley for £143 on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Glasgow to Barnsley often also extend their holiday to go to London, Leeds or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Barnsley and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £37 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £34 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a ferry ticket is £1 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £143 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Glasgow to Barnsley 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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