How to travel from Bournemouth to Glasgow

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from Bournemouth to Glasgow

You can get from Bournemouth to Glasgow by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bournemouth to Glasgow on May 28 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:30PMBournemouth, Coach Station13h00 07:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 transfer
06:30PMBournemouth, Coach Station13h00 07:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 transfer
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06:20AMBournemouth, Coach Station13h35 07:55PMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 transfer
02:45PMBournemouth, Coach Station16h00 06:45AMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 transfer
01:45PMBournemouth7h19 09:04PMGlasgow Central
3 transfers

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Travel Information from Bournemouth to Glasgow

distanceDistance368 miles (593 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $197
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€21) • 14 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $197 (€176) • 7 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 368 miles (593 km) by bus or train to Glasgow from Bournemouth. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 7 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€21). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bournemouth to Glasgow.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bournemouth to Glasgow

Travel 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 Bournemouth to Glasgow.

There are 2 travel options from Bournemouth to Glasgow: bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Glasgow from Bournemouth is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€21).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Glasgow:

A bus is generally $173 (€155) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $197 (€176) from Bournemouth to Glasgow.

The fastest way from Bournemouth to Glasgow is by train with an average journey time of 7 h 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Glasgow that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h 20 min   on average.

The Bournemouth to Glasgow distance is around 368 miles (593 km).

The average frequency per day from Bournemouth to Glasgow is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Bournemouth to Glasgow as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bournemouth to Glasgow:

  • Buses from Bournemouth to Glasgow most often leave from Bournemouth, Coach Station and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Bournemouth and tend to arrive in Glasgow Central.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bournemouth to Glasgow:

  • You can travel by bus to Glasgow from Bournemouth with National Express, and you can find National Express Bournemouth to Glasgow tickets for $24 (€21) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Bournemouth to Glasgow by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $197 (€176) with Cross Country from Bournemouth to Glasgow.
Many of our customers traveling from Bournemouth to Glasgow don't make Glasgow their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Glasgow are London, Edinburgh or Manchester, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Glasgow to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Bournemouth to Glasgow, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $24 (€21) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $197 (€176) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Bournemouth 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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