How to get from Glasgow to Plymouth

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from Glasgow to Plymouth

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

Our recommendation
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To get from Glasgow to Plymouth on 26 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:55Glasgow International Airport1h10 10:05Bristol Airport
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£591One-way
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18:05Glasgow International Airport1h10 19:15Bristol Airport
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16:50Glasgow International Airport1h10 18:00Bristol Airport
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13:50Glasgow International Airport1h10 15:00Bristol Airport
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£641One-way

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Travel Tips: Travel from Glasgow to Plymouth

Travel to Plymouth 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 Plymouth.
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There are 3 ways to travel from Glasgow to Plymouth including taking a coach, flight or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Plymouth. Tickets for a flight cost on average £34.

This is compared to other travel options to Plymouth:

A flight is about £29 less than a coach, which costs on average £63 for this trip.

A flight is generally £234 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £268 from Glasgow to Plymouth.

The fastest way to get to Plymouth from Glasgow is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Plymouth by coach can take on average 14 h 50 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 8 h 59 min.

The distance between Glasgow and Plymouth is around 378 miles (610 km).

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Plymouth is:

  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Glasgow and Plymouth as scheduled services by coach, flight 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 Plymouth:

  • Coaches from Glasgow to Plymouth most often leave from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Plymouth, Coach Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Glasgow at Glasgow Central and arrive in Plymouth at Plymouth.

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

  • Travel with National Express to go to Plymouth by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Glasgow to Plymouth tickets on Omio for £63.
  • Travel with easyJet to go to Plymouth by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Glasgow to Plymouth tickets on Omio for £34.
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast to go to Plymouth by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Avanti West Coast Glasgow to Plymouth tickets on Omio for £268.
Looking to extend your trip from Glasgow to Plymouth? Many Omio customers who go from Glasgow to Plymouth usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you're looking to explore London, Bristol or Birmingham from Plymouth, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £63 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £34 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £268 one way.

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

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