How to get from Lancaster to Glasgow

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Travel Information between Lancaster and Glasgow

distanceDistance136 miles (219 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £21
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 3 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £21 • 2 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Avanti West Coast

Travel 136 miles (219 km) by coach or train between Lancaster and Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Megabus or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Lancaster to Glasgow.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lancaster to Glasgow

Travel to Glasgow 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 Lancaster to Glasgow.

There are 2 ways to get from Lancaster to Glasgow: coach or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Lancaster to Glasgow, which costs on average £16.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Glasgow:

A coach is £5 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Lancaster to Glasgow costing on average £21.

The fastest way from Lancaster to Glasgow is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 2 min.

Other travel options between Lancaster and Glasgow can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 3 h 5 min.

Glasgow is approximately 136 miles (219 km) away from Lancaster.

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Lancaster, Damside Street to Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travellers take a train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central.

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

  • Travel with Megabus for coaches to Glasgow. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Megabus Lancaster to Glasgow tickets on Omio for £16.
  • Avanti West Coast can get you to Glasgow by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Avanti West Coast from Lancaster to Glasgow for £21 on Omio.

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

  • You can check for a direct coach to Glasgow with National Express or Megabus.
  • You'll find direct train services to Glasgow with Avanti West Coast.

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

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

Before travelling from Lancaster to Glasgow, 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 £16 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £21 one way.

But we recommend booking Lancaster to Glasgow 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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