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from Leeds to Glasgow

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

Our recommendation

To get from Leeds to Glasgow on Sep 24 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:00PMLeeds6h15 08:15PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$281One-way
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03:15PMLeeds, Coach Station6h20 09:35PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$281One-way
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02:55AMLeeds, Coach Station6h25 09:20AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$281One-way
02:40AMLeeds5h50 08:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$391One-way
01:35PMLeeds, Coach Station7h00 08:35PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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$401One-way

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Fri
Sep 24
$147London North Eastern Railway
$25Megabus
Sat
Sep 25
$76Northern Rail
$21National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$76Northern Rail
$25National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$123London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$71London North Eastern Railway
$18National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$61London North Eastern Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$85London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$71London North Eastern Railway
$15National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$77Northern Rail
$12National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$72Avanti West Coast
$15National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$60London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$60London North Eastern Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$71London North Eastern Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$71London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$72London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$76Northern Rail
$12National Express
Mon
Oct 11
$71London North Eastern Railway
$9National Express

Travel Information to Glasgow from Leeds

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $77
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€17) • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $77 (€62) • 4 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a bus or train to travel 179 miles (288 km) to Glasgow from Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Leeds to Glasgow.

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FAQs
How do I travel from Leeds to Glasgow?

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

How do I get from Leeds to Glasgow the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel to Glasgow from Leeds is by taking a bus with an average price of $22 (€17).

This is compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

Taking a bus is usually $56 (€44) less than taking a train to Glasgow, which costs on average $77 (€62) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Leeds to Glasgow?

The fastest way from Leeds to Glasgow is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 5 min.

How many miles from Leeds to Glasgow would I travel?

The distance is approximately 179 miles (288 km) from Leeds to Glasgow.

How many services a day are there from Leeds to Glasgow?

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Glasgow is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Leeds and Glasgow as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Leeds and in Glasgow?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leeds to Glasgow:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Leeds to Glasgow depart from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop to Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travelers take a train from Leeds Railway Station to Glasgow Central.
Which travel operators can get me to Glasgow from Leeds?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leeds to Glasgow, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Glasgow by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with National Express from Leeds to Glasgow for $22 (€17) on Omio.
  • Northern Rail can take you to Glasgow by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Northern Rail from Leeds to Glasgow for $77 (€62).
Can I find a direct route to Glasgow from Leeds?

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

  • You'll find direct buses with Megabus.

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 from Leeds to Glasgow.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Leeds to Glasgow?
Your trip from Leeds to Glasgow doesn't have to end in Glasgow. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Edinburgh or Manchester to your Leeds to Glasgow tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Glasgow today!
How early should I buy Leeds to Glasgow tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Leeds to Glasgow, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $22 (€17) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $77 (€62) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leeds to Glasgow online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leeds
Glasgow
Leeds Bus Station
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