Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m

Average

3 h 55 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

305 km

Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MIA) to start from $39 with an average ticket price of $39.

The fastest train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to takes 3h 55m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 55m and covers a distance of 305 km.

1 trains that leave Manchester Airport (MIA) for every day with 1 travelling directly.

Transpennine Express
09:04AM3h55
Manchester Airport (MIA)
12:59PMGlasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
$391One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) cover the 189 miles (305 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $21 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $48 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in Glasgow Queen Street.

FAQs: Trains from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) 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 (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ).
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) can start from as little as $21 (€19) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) is $48 (€42); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train travel time is 3 h 55 min   for the 189 mile (305 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) leaves at 8: 41 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) leaves at 9: 04 AM.
There are 12 trains a day from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ), you can count on TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3) for the best way to get you to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) from Manchester Airport (MIA) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Airport, which is located around 9.4 miles (15.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Glasgow Queen Street, located 0.6 miles (977 m) away from the city centre.

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

Trains departing from Manchester Airport

Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
9.4 miles (15.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 107 2149 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: re Step free access is provided from the Ground Transport Interchange to all platforms via lifts or ramps. This station is staffed for all services. This station is Category A. Station staff can provide assistance from Meeting Point 1 (adjacent to the Station Booking Office) and throughout the railway station, and with boarding and alighting the train. Customers requiring assistance should make themselves known to station staff no less than 20 minutes prior to the departure time of their train. Customers requiring assistance to access other services or to connect with terminals should request this from their airline or Manchester Airport Group. Assistance can be requested in advance by contacting the TransPennine Express Assisted Travel Team on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay). Please be aware that some platforms at this station have no or only partial tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible public telephones: In the station cafe on platforms 2 and 3 | 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: Yes

Trains arriving to 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

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