Manchester Airport to Glasgow train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Aug 16

Cheapest

41

Average

59

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.

Transpennine Express
09:10AMManchester Airport4h29 01:39PMGlasgow
0 transfers
411One-way
Transpennine Express
08:10AMManchester Airport3h29 11:39AMGlasgow
0 transfers
411One-way
Transpennine Express
07:07PMManchester Airport3h59 11:06PMGlasgow
0 transfers
571One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:27AMManchester Airport3h37 12:04PMGlasgow
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651One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:27AMManchester Airport3h35 11:02AMGlasgow
0 transfers
661One-way

Train schedule from Manchester Airport to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, August 16
Avanti West Coast
07:27AMManchester Airport3h35 11:02AMGlasgow
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Transpennine Express
08:10AMManchester Airport3h29 11:39AMGlasgow
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:27AMManchester Airport3h37 12:04PMGlasgow
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Transpennine Express
09:10AMManchester Airport4h29 01:39PMGlasgow
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
04:10PMManchester Airport3h29 07:39PMGlasgow
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Transpennine Express
07:07PMManchester Airport3h59 11:06PMGlasgow
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Fastest train times from Manchester Airport to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Aug 16

Fastest Journey

3 h 29 m

Average

3 h 46 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

306 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester Airport for Glasgow every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
08:10AMManchester Airport3h29 11:39AMGlasgow
0 transfers
411One-way
Transpennine Express
04:10PMManchester Airport3h29 07:39PMGlasgow
0 transfers
851One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:27AMManchester Airport3h35 11:02AMGlasgow
0 transfers
661One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:27AMManchester Airport3h37 12:04PMGlasgow
0 transfers
651One-way
Transpennine Express
07:07PMManchester Airport3h59 11:06PMGlasgow
0 transfers
571One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$68 (€62)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersTranspennine Express, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester Airport to Glasgow cover the 189 miles (305 km) long route taking on average 3 h 28 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $18 (€17), but the average price of train tickets is $68 (€62).

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CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3

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    Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester Airport to Glasgow

    Travel by train to Glasgow 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 Manchester Airport to Glasgow.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester Airport to Glasgow to cost as little as $18 (€17)  in the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $68 (€62)  for a train ticket to Glasgow from Manchester Airport.
    The distance to Glasgow from Manchester Airport by train is approximately 189 miles (305 km).
    The Manchester Airport to Glasgow train duration is on average 3 h 28 min, which is to be expected when traveling 189 miles (305 km) between Manchester Airport and Glasgow. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    When taking a train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow, you can count on Transpennine Express, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service for the best way to get you to Glasgow. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Manchester Airport to Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Yes, you can look for direct trains from Manchester Airport to Glasgow with Transpennine Express  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
    You can take the earliest train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow at 7: 10 AM   or take the last train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow leaving at 7: 07 PM. Look for the latest Manchester Airport to Glasgow train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
    If you book the Manchester Airport to Glasgow train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $68 (€62). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Manchester Airport to Glasgow. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Trains arriving to Glasgow

    Distance from Glasgow to city center
    Distance from Glasgow to city center
    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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