How to get from Plymouth to Glasgow

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Travel Information to Glasgow from Plymouth

distanceDistance378 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£56 - £271
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £56 • 14 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £161 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, Loganair or Avanti West Coast

Travel 378 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Plymouth and Glasgow. 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 £56. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express, Loganair or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Plymouth to Glasgow.

Travel Tips: Travel from Plymouth 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 Plymouth to Glasgow.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Plymouth to Glasgow. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Plymouth to Glasgow, which costs on average £56.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Glasgow:

A coach is about £105 less than a flight, which costs on average £161 for this trip.

A coach is £214 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Plymouth to Glasgow costing on average £271.

The quickest way to travel from Plymouth to Glasgow is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 14 h 15 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 7 h 50 min.

You should expect to travel around 378 miles from Plymouth to Glasgow.

The average frequency per day from Plymouth to Glasgow is:

  • 1 coach a day.
  • 9 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Plymouth, Coach Station and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travellers board their train from Plymouth and arrive in Glasgow Central.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Plymouth 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 Plymouth to Glasgow for £56.
  • Loganair can get you to Glasgow by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Loganair from Plymouth to Glasgow for £161 on Omio.
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast to go to Glasgow by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Avanti West Coast Plymouth to Glasgow tickets on Omio for £271.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Plymouth 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 Plymouth and Glasgow itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Glasgow and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip to Glasgow from Plymouth, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £56 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £161 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £271 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Glasgow from Plymouth online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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