You can get from Birmingham to Glasgow by train, bus or flight.
To get from Birmingham to Glasgow on Sep 17 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||252 miles (406 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$24 - $151|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $24 (€19) • 7 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $44 (€35) • 1 h 20 min|
|Popular travel companies||Megabus, easyJet or Avanti West Coast|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 252 miles (406 km) between Birmingham and Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Megabus, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Birmingham to Glasgow.
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There are 3 travel options from Birmingham to Glasgow: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Glasgow is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $24 (€19) compared to other travel options to Glasgow:
Taking a bus is usually $20 (€16) less than taking a flight to Glasgow, which costs on average $44 (€35) for the same trip.
Taking a bus is usually $127 (€101) less than taking a train to Glasgow, which costs on average $151 (€120) for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Glasgow from Birmingham is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.
Other travel options to Glasgow can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 20 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 25 min of travel time.
The Birmingham to Glasgow distance is around 252 miles (406 km).
The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Glasgow is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Glasgow from Birmingham as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Birmingham to Glasgow:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Glasgow, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Birmingham to Glasgow with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Glasgow as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Glasgow from Birmingham.
Before traveling from Birmingham to Glasgow, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Birmingham to Glasgow tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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