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from Glasgow to Penrith

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24 May
£17Avanti West Coast
£15National Express
25 May
£13Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
26 May
£11First Transpennine Express
£14National Express
27 May
£15Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
28 May
£17Avanti West Coast
£14Avanti West Coast
29 May
£18Avanti West Coast
30 May
£14National Express

Travel Information between Glasgow and Penrith

distanceDistance101 miles (163 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £19
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £19 • 1 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Take a coach or train to travel 101 miles (163 km) between Glasgow and Penrith. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 26 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Penrith.

Travel Tips: Travel from Glasgow to Penrith

Travel to Penrith 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 Glasgow to Penrith.

How do you get from Glasgow to Penrith?

There are 2 ways to travel between Glasgow and Penrith including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Glasgow to Penrith?

The cheapest way from Glasgow to Penrith is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £14 compared to other travel options to Penrith:

A coach is generally £4 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £19 from Glasgow to Penrith.

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

The fastest way to get to Penrith from Glasgow is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 26 min.

There are alternative travel options to Penrith that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 2 h 35 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Glasgow to Penrith?

You should expect to travel around 101 miles (163 km) from Glasgow to Penrith.

When going from Glasgow to Penrith, where do I depart from Glasgow and where do I arrive in Penrith?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Glasgow to Penrith depart from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station to Penrith, Rail Station.
  • Most travellers take a train from Glasgow Central to Penrith.

Who can get me from Glasgow to Penrith?

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

  • You can travel to Penrith from Glasgow by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £14 with National Express from Glasgow to Penrith.
  • You can travel from Glasgow to Penrith by train with First Transpennine Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £19 with First Transpennine Express from Glasgow to Penrith.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Penrith from Glasgow?

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

How far in advance should I purchase my Glasgow to Penrith ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £14 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £19 one way.

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

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