You can get from Glasgow to Manchester by train, bus or flight.
To get from Glasgow to Manchester on May 29 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||183 miles (295 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$14 - $582|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $14 (€13) • 4 h|
|Fastest mode||Train • $88 (€79) • 3 h 2 min|
|Popular travel companies||Megabus, British Airways or Avanti West Coast|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 183 miles (295 km) between Glasgow and Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Glasgow to Manchester.
There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Manchester: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Manchester from Glasgow is by taking a bus with an average price of $14 (€13).
This is compared to other travel options to Manchester:
A bus is generally $567 (€509) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $582 (€522) from Glasgow to Manchester.
Taking a bus is about $73 (€66) less than taking a train, which costs on average $88 (€79) for this route.
The fastest way from Glasgow to Manchester is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 2 min.
There are alternative travel options to Manchester that can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h.
In comparison, going by flight can take NaN h NaN min on average.
You should expect to travel around 183 miles (295 km) between Glasgow and Manchester.
The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Manchester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Manchester from Glasgow 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 when traveling from Glasgow to Manchester:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Glasgow to Manchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Glasgow to Manchester with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Manchester as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Manchester from Glasgow.
When planning your trip from Glasgow to Manchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Glasgow to Manchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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