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from York to Glasgow

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

Our recommendation

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

09:54York3h43 13:37Glasgow Queen Street
1 changes
£421One-way
Cheapest
13:25York8h10 21:35Glasgow, Buchanan
1 changes
£351One-way
Other options
09:35York3h52 13:27Glasgow Queen Street
2 changes
£501One-way
08:55York3h37 12:32Glasgow Queen Street
1 changes
£581One-way
08:32York3h57 12:29Glasgow Queen Street
2 changes
£611One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
27 Sep
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£36National Express
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Tue
28 Sep
£42London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£127British Airways
Wed
29 Sep
£34London North Eastern Railway
£24National Express
£124British Airways
Fri
1 Oct
£46London North Eastern Railway
£28National Express
£251British Airways
Sat
2 Oct
£45Northern Rail
£31National Express
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Sun
3 Oct
£42London North Eastern Railway
£36National Express
£93British Airways
Wed
6 Oct
£34London North Eastern Railway
£21National Express
£149British Airways
Thu
7 Oct
£34London North Eastern Railway
£18National Express
£90British Airways
Fri
8 Oct
£25London North Eastern Railway
£21National Express
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Sat
9 Oct
£36Northern Rail
£21National Express
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Sun
10 Oct
£120Northern Rail
£38National Express
£81British Airways
Mon
11 Oct
£34London North Eastern Railway
£28National Express
£126British Airways
Thu
14 Oct
£34London North Eastern Railway
£17National Express
£94British Airways
Fri
15 Oct
£34London North Eastern Railway
£17National Express
£173British Airways
Sat
16 Oct
£64Northern Rail
£17National Express
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Sun
17 Oct
£21London North Eastern Railway
£38National Express
£92British Airways

Travel Information between York and Glasgow

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£31 - £85
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £31 • 7 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £85 • 3 h 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or London North Eastern Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 182 miles (293 km) between York and Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £31. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from York to Glasgow.

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FAQs
How do I go from York to Glasgow?

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

What is the cheapest way to go to Glasgow from York?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from York to Glasgow. Tickets for a coach cost on average £31.

This is compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

A coach is £54 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from York to Glasgow costing on average £85.

What is the fastest way to get to Glasgow from York?

The quickest way to travel between York and Glasgow is by train, which takes on average 3 h 43 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 55 min.

What is the distance from York to Glasgow?

You should expect to travel around 182 miles (293 km) from York to Glasgow.

How many services a day are there between York and Glasgow?

The average frequency per day from York to Glasgow is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from York, Train Station and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from York to Glasgow depart from York to Glasgow Central.
Which travel operators can get me from York to Glasgow?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from York 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 York to Glasgow for £31.
  • London North Eastern Railway can take you to Glasgow by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for London North Eastern Railway from York to Glasgow for £85.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Glasgow from York?
Many of our customers who book a trip from York 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 York 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 from York to Glasgow online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £31 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £85 one way on average.

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

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