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from Leeds to Glasgow

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

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To get from Leeds to Glasgow on Jan 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:00PMLeeds6h10 08:10PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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02:25AMLeeds5h50 08:15AMGlasgow, Buchanan
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01:35PMLeeds, Coach Station6h35 08:10PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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12:15PMLeeds, Coach Station6h20 06:35PMGlasgow, Buchanan
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Jan 27
$92London North Eastern Railway
Jan 28
$92London North Eastern Railway
Jan 29
$39London North Eastern Railway
Jan 30
$66London North Eastern Railway
Jan 31
$61Avanti West Coast
Feb 1
$84London North Eastern Railway
Feb 2
$92London North Eastern Railway
$24National Express
Feb 3
$61Avanti West Coast
$22National Express
Feb 4
$44London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Feb 5
$172Cross Country
$12National Express
Feb 7
$61Avanti West Coast
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Feb 8
$61Avanti West Coast
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Travel Information between Leeds and Glasgow

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $70
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€19) • 5 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $70 (€58) • 3 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Avanti West Coast

Travel 179 miles (288 km) by bus or train to Glasgow from Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leeds to Glasgow.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds 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 Leeds to Glasgow.

How do I reach Glasgow from Leeds?

You can travel between Leeds and Glasgow 2 different ways: bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Glasgow is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $23 (€19) compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

Taking a bus is usually $47 (€39) less than taking a train to Glasgow, which costs on average $70 (€58) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Leeds to Glasgow?

The fastest way from Leeds to Glasgow is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 55 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Glasgow by bus can take on average 5 h 50 min.

What is the distance from Leeds to Glasgow?

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

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Leeds to Glasgow?

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Glasgow is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Leeds to 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 companies can get me from Leeds to Glasgow?

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

  • You can travel by bus between Leeds and Glasgow with Megabus, and you can find Megabus Leeds to Glasgow tickets for $23 (€19) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Glasgow from Leeds by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $70 (€58) with Avanti West Coast from Leeds to Glasgow.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Leeds to Glasgow?

Many of our customers traveling from Leeds 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!

How far in advance should I book my Leeds to Glasgow one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $23 (€19) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $70 (€58) one way.

But we recommend booking Leeds to Glasgow tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.