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from Plymouth to Glasgow

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

Our recommendation

To get from Plymouth to Glasgow on 28 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:37Plymouth9h39 19:16Glasgow Central
3 changes
£2311One-way
Cheapest
09:37Plymouth9h39 19:16Glasgow Central
3 changes
£2311One-way
Other options
09:37Plymouth10h39 20:16Glasgow Central
1 changes
£2311One-way
11:27Plymouth8h18 19:45Glasgow Central
2 changes
£2651One-way
12:27Plymouth8h14 20:41Glasgow Central
2 changes
£2651One-way

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Travel Information from Plymouth to Glasgow

distanceDistance378 miles (610 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£44 - £227
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £44 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £44 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 378 miles (610 km) to Glasgow from Plymouth. 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £44. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are easyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Plymouth to Glasgow.

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FAQs

What are my Plymouth to Glasgow travel options?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Plymouth to Glasgow. You can take a flight, coach or train.

How do I get from Plymouth to Glasgow the cheapest way?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Glasgow. Tickets for a flight cost on average £44.

This is compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A flight is about £28 less than a coach, which costs on average £72 for this route.

A flight is about £182 less than a train, which costs on average £227 for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Plymouth to Glasgow?

The fastest way to get to Glasgow from Plymouth is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Glasgow that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Glasgow by coach can take on average 14 h 15 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 3 min   on average.

How far is Glasgow from Plymouth?

You should expect to travel around 378 miles (610 km) from Plymouth to Glasgow.

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

The average frequency per day from Plymouth to Glasgow is:

  • Around 7 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Plymouth to Glasgow?

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

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Plymouth to Glasgow depart from Plymouth to Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travellers take a train from Plymouth to Glasgow Central.

Which travel operators can get me from Plymouth to Glasgow?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Plymouth to Glasgow with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Plymouth to Glasgow tickets for £44 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Plymouth and Glasgow by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £72 with National Express from Plymouth to Glasgow.
  • You can take a train from Plymouth to Glasgow with Avanti West Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for £227 with Avanti West Coast from Plymouth to Glasgow.

Is it possible to travel directly between Plymouth and Glasgow?

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

  • You can check for a direct coach to Glasgow with.

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 buy tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Plymouth to Glasgow?

Omio customers who travel from Plymouth to Glasgow often also extend their holiday to go to London, Edinburgh or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Glasgow and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I buy tickets from Plymouth to Glasgow online for the best deals?

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:

  • Plane tickets are costing £44 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost £72 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £227 one way.

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.