Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Cheapest

$207

Average

$237

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Bristol to Glasgow will cost around $ 237 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 207.

Cheapest
11:35AMBristol Temple Meads6h25 06:00PMGlasgow Central
2 changes
$2071One-way
Cheapest
10:33AMBristol Temple Meads7h39 06:12PMGlasgow Central
0 changes
$2071One-way
Cheapest
08:35AMBristol Temple Meads6h04 02:39PMGlasgow Central
2 changes
$2071One-way
09:32AMBristol Temple Meads6h27 03:59PMGlasgow Central
2 changes
$3261One-way

Train schedule from Bristol to Glasgow

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08:35AMBristol Temple Meads6h04 02:39PMGlasgow Central
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09:32AMBristol Temple Meads6h27 03:59PMGlasgow Central
0 changes
10:33AMBristol Temple Meads7h39 06:12PMGlasgow Central
0 changes
11:35AMBristol Temple Meads6h25 06:00PMGlasgow Central
0 changes

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Thu
Dec 2
$210Avanti West Coast
$27Flixbus
$53easyJet
Fri
Dec 3
$207Avanti West Coast
$44National Express
$72easyJet
Sat
Dec 4
$149Cross Country
$27Flixbus
$62easyJet
Sun
Dec 5
$208Cross Country
$36Flixbus
$57easyJet
Mon
Dec 6
$160Cross Country
$3Flixbus
$42easyJet
Tue
Dec 7
$146Cross Country
$35National Express
$43easyJet
Wed
Dec 8
$148Cross Country
$36National Express
$43easyJet
Thu
Dec 9
$175Avanti West Coast
$34Flixbus
$44easyJet
Fri
Dec 10
$185Avanti West Coast
$31National Express
$44easyJet
Sat
Dec 11
$148Cross Country
$27Flixbus
$49easyJet
Sun
Dec 12
$209First Transpennine Express
$21National Express
$43easyJet
Mon
Dec 13
$148Cross Country
$24National Express
$42easyJet
Wed
Dec 15
$162Cross Country
$23National Express
$43easyJet
Thu
Dec 16
$148Cross Country
$35Flixbus
$40easyJet
Fri
Dec 17
$207Avanti West Coast
$45Flixbus
$57easyJet
Sat
Dec 18
$148Cross Country
$54Flixbus
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Sun
Dec 19
$146Cross Country
$58Flixbus
$62easyJet
Mon
Dec 20
$147Cross Country
$45Flixbus
$42easyJet
Tue
Dec 21
$148Cross Country
$59Flixbus
$43easyJet

Fastest train times from Bristol to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Fastest Journey

6 h 4 m

Average

6 h 38 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

502 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Bristol for Glasgow every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 502 km distance in an average of 6 h 38 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 4 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 39 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:35AMBristol Temple Meads6h04 02:39PMGlasgow Central
2 changes
$2071One-way
11:35AMBristol Temple Meads6h25 06:00PMGlasgow Central
2 changes
$2071One-way
09:32AMBristol Temple Meads6h27 03:59PMGlasgow Central
2 changes
$3261One-way
10:33AMBristol Temple Meads7h39 06:12PMGlasgow Central
0 changes
$2071One-way

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Train Information to Glasgow from Bristol

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$175 (€146)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from Bristol to Glasgow cover the 311 miles (502 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 4 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $175 (€146), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $146 (€122). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Glasgow Central.

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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from Bristol to Glasgow cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Bristol to Glasgow to cost as little as $146 (€122)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket between Bristol and Glasgow?
The train price from Bristol to Glasgow is on average $175 (€146)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Glasgow from Bristol by train?
You should expect to travel around 311 miles (502 km)  between Bristol and Glasgow by train.
How long is the train to Glasgow from Bristol?
The Bristol to Glasgow train duration is on average 6 h 4 min, which is to be expected when traveling 311 miles (502 km) between Bristol and Glasgow. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Bristol and arrival train station in Glasgow?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads   and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Where do I find the Bristol train station to Glasgow? Where is the Glasgow train station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Bristol Temple Meads and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Glasgow most often arrive at Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Bristol to Glasgow?
For the journey from Bristol to Glasgow you can take a train with Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Bristol and Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services per day are there between Bristol and Glasgow?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Bristol to Glasgow. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I book Bristol to Glasgow train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Bristol to Glasgow is on average $175 (€146) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Bristol and Glasgow available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bristol
Glasgow
The major railway station for departures from Bristol is Bristol Temple Meads. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bristol Temple Meads for your journey from Bristol to Glasgow.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Bristol Temple Meads
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line