How to travel from Glasgow to York

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from Glasgow to York

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

Our recommendation
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To get from Glasgow to York on 22 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30Glasgow Queen Street3h59 12:29York
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£501One-way
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08:30Glasgow Queen Street3h59 12:29York
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09:30Glasgow Queen Street4h00 13:30York
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£551One-way
09:45Glasgow Queen Street4h06 13:51York
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£601One-way
08:45Glasgow Queen Street4h09 12:54York
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£601One-way

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Travel Information between Glasgow and York

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£62 - £119
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £62 • 8 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £119 • 3 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, British Airways or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 182 miles (293 km) by coach, flight or train between Glasgow and York. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £62. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, British Airways or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Glasgow to York.

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FAQs

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

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to York. Tickets for a coach cost on average £62.

This is compared to other travel options to York:

A coach is generally £50 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £112 from Glasgow to York.

A coach is £57 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Glasgow to York costing on average £119.

The fastest way from Glasgow to York is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 28 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 8 h 20 min.

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The distance from Glasgow to York is approximately 182 miles (293 km).

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to York is:

  • Around 9 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Glasgow and York 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 when travelling from Glasgow to York:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station to York, Train Station.
  • Most travellers board their train from Glasgow Central and arrive in York.

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

  • You can travel by coach to York from Glasgow with National Express, and you can find National Express Glasgow to York tickets for £62 on Omio.
  • You can travel to York from Glasgow by flight with British Airways. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £112 with British Airways from Glasgow to York.
  • You can go to York from Glasgow by train with London North Eastern Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for £119 with London North Eastern Railway from Glasgow to York on Omio.
Many of our customers travelling from Glasgow to York don't make York 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 York trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from York to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Glasgow to York, 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 £62 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £112 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £119 one way.

But we recommend booking Glasgow to York 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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