You can get from Cardiff to Glasgow by train, bus or flight.
To get from Cardiff to Glasgow on Sep 24 we recommend taking a bus 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||305 miles (492 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$31 - $213|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $31 (€24) • 11 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $213 (€170) • 7 h 2 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Arriva Trains Wales|
Travel 305 miles (492 km) by bus or train to Glasgow from Cardiff. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 7 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Cardiff to Glasgow.
There are 2 travel options from Cardiff to Glasgow: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Glasgow is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $31 (€24) compared to other travel options to Glasgow:
A bus is $182 (€145) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Cardiff to Glasgow costing on average $213 (€170).
The fastest way from Cardiff to Glasgow is by train with an average journey time of 7 h 2 min.
There are alternative travel options to Glasgow that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 11 h 35 min of travel time.
The distance from Cardiff to Glasgow is approximately 305 miles (492 km).
The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Glasgow is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Glasgow from Cardiff 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 when traveling from Cardiff to Glasgow:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cardiff to Glasgow, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Cardiff 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 Cardiff.
Before traveling from Cardiff to Glasgow, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Cardiff 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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