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from Leeds to Glasgow

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

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26 Sep
£128Avanti West Coast
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27 Sep
£89London North Eastern Railway
£9National Express
Tue
28 Sep
£61London North Eastern Railway
£13National Express
Wed
29 Sep
£52London North Eastern Railway
£11National Express
Thu
30 Sep
£62London North Eastern Railway
£11National Express
Fri
1 Oct
£61London North Eastern Railway
£11National Express
Sat
2 Oct
£55Northern Rail
£9National Express
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3 Oct
£52Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
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4 Oct
£44London North Eastern Railway
£9National Express
Tue
5 Oct
£44London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Wed
6 Oct
£51London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
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7 Oct
£51London North Eastern Railway
£9National Express
Fri
8 Oct
£52London North Eastern Railway
£9National Express
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9 Oct
£55Northern Rail
£9National Express
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11 Oct
£51London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
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14 Oct
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£17Megabus
Fri
15 Oct
£43London North Eastern Railway
£20National Express
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16 Oct
£55Northern Rail
£9National Express

Travel Information to Glasgow from Leeds

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £55
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £55 • 4 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a coach or train to travel 179 miles (288 km) from Leeds to Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 10 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 trip are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Leeds to Glasgow.

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Travel from Leeds to Glasgow
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FAQs
How do I go from Leeds to Glasgow?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel to Glasgow from Leeds?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Glasgow. Tickets for a coach cost on average £16.

This is compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A coach is £40 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Leeds to Glasgow costing on average £55.

What is the fastest way from Leeds to Glasgow?

The quickest way to travel to Glasgow from Leeds is by train, which takes on average 4 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 5 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Leeds and Glasgow

The Leeds to Glasgow distance is approximately 179 miles (288 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Leeds to Glasgow?

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Glasgow is:

  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Leeds and Glasgow as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Leeds to Glasgow:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and tend to arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Leeds at Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Glasgow at Glasgow Central.
Who can get me from Leeds to Glasgow?

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

  • National Express can take you to Glasgow by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Leeds to Glasgow for £16.
  • Travel with Northern Rail for trains to Glasgow. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Northern Rail Leeds to Glasgow tickets on Omio for £55.
Is there a direct service from Leeds to Glasgow?

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

  • You can find a direct coach to Glasgow with Megabus.

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 purchase tickets for this route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Leeds to Glasgow?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Leeds to Glasgow often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Leeds and Glasgow itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Glasgow and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets to Glasgow from Leeds online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Leeds 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 for this journey is on average £16 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is £55 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Leeds 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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