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You can get from Manchester to Glasgow by train, bus or flight.
To get from Manchester to Glasgow on 25 Jul we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||183 miles (295 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£16 - £34|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £16 • 4 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £34 • 1 h 47 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Avanti West Coast|
Travel 183 miles (295 km) by coach or train between Manchester and Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 47 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 Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Manchester to Glasgow.
There are 2 ways to travel between Manchester and Glasgow including taking a coach or train.
The Manchester to Glasgow distance is approximately 183 miles (295 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Manchester to Glasgow:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Manchester to Glasgow with the following travel companies:
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.
When planning your trip between Manchester and Glasgow, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Manchester and Glasgow online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
The cheapest way from Manchester to Glasgow is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £16 compared to other travel options to Glasgow:
A coach is generally £18 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £34 from Manchester to Glasgow.
The fastest way to get to Glasgow from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 47 min.
There are alternative travel options to Glasgow that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Glasgow by coach can take on average 4 h 5 min.
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