Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central

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Cheapest

171

Average

171

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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12:03PMBirmingham New Street6h09 06:12PMGlasgow Central
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Train schedule from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central

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Fastest train times from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central

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Fastest Journey

6 h 9 m

Average

6 h 9 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

406 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Birmingham New Street for Glasgow Central every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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12:03PMBirmingham New Street6h09 06:12PMGlasgow Central
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1711One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$199 (€172)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central cover the 252 miles (406 km) long route taking on average 4 h 47 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $199 (€172), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $197 (€171). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central trains

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central from $197 (€171) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Glasgow Central from Birmingham New Street you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you find the perfect Birmingham New Street - Glasgow Central train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Glasgow Central from Birmingham New Street, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central route. You can expect to travel around 252 miles (406 km) from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets between Birmingham New Street and Glasgow Central starting as low as $197 (€171) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 10 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Glasgow Central 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 Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central to cost as little as $197 (€171)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central train to cost on average $199 (€172)  one way.
The distance to Glasgow Central from Birmingham New Street by train is approximately 252 miles (406 km).
The train time between Birmingham New Street and Glasgow Central is on average 4 h 47 min  for the 252 miles (406 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Glasgow Central from Birmingham New Street by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Glasgow Central and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city center in Glasgow Central.

For the best Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Birmingham New Street and Glasgow Central to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central with Avanti West Coast or Cross Country, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Birmingham New Street at 6: 05 AM. The last train leaves from Birmingham New Street at 7: 15 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Glasgow Central from Birmingham New Street within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $199 (€172) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Birmingham New Street

Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
1.6 miles (2.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Birmingham International Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis drop off with the'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 34 Parking Pricing: £2. 00 per 40 minutes | £12. 00 per 4 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
Dining
Dining
All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | British Rental Car
Information Desk
Information Desk
In the middle of the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

Trains arriving to Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Glasgow International Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 230 (including 2 handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: £4. 00 for 1 hour | £25. 00 for 24 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

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