Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train

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Compare prices and tickets Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) by train or bus

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

distanceDistance183 miles (295 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or TransPennine Express

Trains from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) cover the 183 miles (295 km) long route taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $32 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $61 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Queen Street and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

FAQs: Trains from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 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 Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN).
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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) can start from as little as $32 (€28) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is $61 (€53); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train travel time is 3 h 40 min   for the 183 mile (295 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 7: 15 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 9: 16 AM.
There are 16 trains a day from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) you can take a train with Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Queen Street, which is located around 0.6 miles (977 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) including taking a train or bus.

Trains departing from Glasgow Queen Street

Distance from Glasgow Queen Street to city center
Distance from Glasgow Queen Street to city center
0.6 miles (977 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: Tel: 0800 046 1634 and 18001 0800 046 1634 (Deaf and customers who are hard of hearing) | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category A station. This station has step-free access to all platforms. The Passenger Assist meeting point is at the Information Desk on Concourse. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

Trains arriving to Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (767 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

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