How to travel from Glasgow to Bournemouth

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from Glasgow to Bournemouth

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

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The best way to travel from Glasgow to Bournemouth is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Glasgow to Bournemouth

distanceDistance368 miles (593 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$34 - $95
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $34 (€30) • 11 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $48 (€42) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Virgin Trains

Travel 368 miles (593 km) by train or bus to Bournemouth from Glasgow. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Virgin Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Glasgow to Bournemouth.

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Find the best trip from Glasgow to Bournemouth with National Express and CrossCountry. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient route has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next travel to Bournemouth from Glasgow you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Glasgow - Bournemouth travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      FAQs: Travel from Glasgow to Bournemouth

      FAQs: Travel to Bournemouth 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 Glasgow to Bournemouth.

      There are 2 ways to get from Glasgow to Bournemouth: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to go to Bournemouth from Glasgow is by taking a bus, which costs on average $34 (€30).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Glasgow to Bournemouth:

      Taking a bus costs $13 (€12) less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of $48 (€42).

      Taking a bus costs $60 (€53) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $95 (€83).

      The fastest way from Glasgow to Bournemouth is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Bournemouth that take longer:

      Getting to Bournemouth by bus takes 11 h 40 min on average.

      Train takes on average 7 h 22 min.

      You should expect to travel around 368 miles (593 km) between Glasgow and Bournemouth.

      The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Bournemouth is:

      • 6 buses per day.
      • Around 10 trains per day.

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

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

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

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

      • You can travel by bus between Glasgow and Bournemouth with National Express, FlixBus or Megabus, and you can find National Express Glasgow to Bournemouth tickets for $34 (€30) on Omio.
      • You can travel by train to Bournemouth from Glasgow with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or East Coast, and you can find Virgin Trains Glasgow to Bournemouth tickets for $95 (€83) on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Glasgow to Bournemouth with the following travel companies:

      • Direct services by bus with.
      • Direct services by plane with.
      • Take a direct train with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bournemouth as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Glasgow to Bournemouth.

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Glasgow to Bournemouth often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Southampton, Manchester, London Victoria or Edinburgh. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Glasgow and Bournemouth itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bournemouth and any of these top destinations today!
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