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from Glasgow to Swindon

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

Our recommendation

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

10:40Glasgow Central6h17 16:57Swindon
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10:40Glasgow Central6h17 16:57Swindon
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09:40Glasgow Central6h19 15:59Swindon
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08:36Glasgow Central6h23 14:59Swindon
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09:40Glasgow Central6h15 15:55Swindon
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Travel Information between Glasgow and Swindon

distanceDistance313 miles (505 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£25 - £150
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £25 • 12 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £33 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or First Transpennine Express

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 313 miles (505 km) between Glasgow and Swindon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £25. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet, National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Glasgow to Swindon.

Travel Tips

Travel from Glasgow to Swindon
Travel to Swindon 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 Swindon.
How do I go from Glasgow to Swindon?

You can travel between Glasgow and Swindon 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Glasgow to Swindon?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Glasgow to Swindon, which costs on average £25.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Swindon:

A coach is about £8 less than a flight, which costs on average £33 for this route.

A coach journey is usually £125 less than a journey to Swindon by train, which costs on average £150 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Glasgow to Swindon?

The fastest way to get to Swindon from Glasgow is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 12 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 6 h 18 min.

How many miles from Glasgow to Swindon would I travel?

The distance from Glasgow to Swindon is approximately 313 miles (505 km).

How many services a day are there to Swindon from Glasgow?

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Swindon is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Glasgow to Swindon?

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Swindon.
  • Most travellers board their train from Glasgow Central and arrive in Swindon.
Which travel companies can take me from Glasgow to Swindon?

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

  • Travel with easyJet for flights to Swindon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Glasgow to Swindon tickets on Omio for £33.
  • Travel with National Express to go to Swindon by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Glasgow to Swindon tickets on Omio for £25.
  • First Transpennine Express can get you to Swindon by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with First Transpennine Express from Glasgow to Swindon for £150 on Omio.
Can I find a direct route to Swindon from Glasgow?

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

  • You can find direct coaches per day to Swindon with.
  • You'll find direct train services to Swindon with with around 2 direct trains every day.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Glasgow to Swindon ends?
Your journey from Glasgow to Swindon doesn't have to end in Swindon. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you’d like to add London, Bristol or Birmingham to your Glasgow to Swindon trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Swindon today!
How early should I book Glasgow to Swindon tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Glasgow to Swindon, 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 for this trip is on average £33 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £25 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £150 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Glasgow to Swindon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.