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from Leicester to Glasgow

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

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Sun
Sep 26
$167Avanti West Coast
$48National Express
$106easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
$167Cross Country
$32National Express
$54easyJet
Tue
Sep 28
$166Avanti West Coast
$37National Express
$54easyJet
Wed
Sep 29
$166Avanti West Coast
$31National Express
$54easyJet
Thu
Sep 30
$166First Transpennine Express
$31National Express
$54easyJet
Fri
Oct 1
$167Avanti West Coast
$36National Express
$68easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$138Avanti West Coast
$27National Express
$159British Airways
Sun
Oct 3
$139Avanti West Coast
$27National Express
$122British Airways
Mon
Oct 4
$167First Transpennine Express
$30National Express
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Wed
Oct 6
$166First Transpennine Express
$31National Express
$44easyJet
Thu
Oct 7
$167First Transpennine Express
$35National Express
$44easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
$167First Transpennine Express
$35National Express
$54easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$125Avanti West Coast
$30National Express
$47easyJet
Sun
Oct 10
$138Avanti West Coast
$31National Express
$44easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
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$47easyJet
Thu
Oct 14
$167Cross Country
$30National Express
$44easyJet
Fri
Oct 15
$167First Transpennine Express
$36National Express
$47easyJet
Sat
Oct 16
$139Avanti West Coast
$36National Express
$75easyJet

Travel Information between Leicester and Glasgow

distanceDistance255 miles (412 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$40 - $92
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $40 (€32) • 10 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $55 (€44) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 255 miles (412 km) from Leicester to Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $40 (€32). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Leicester to Glasgow.

Travel Tips

Travel from Leicester to Glasgow
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FAQs
How do I reach Glasgow from Leicester?

You can travel between Leicester and Glasgow 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Leicester to Glasgow?

The cheapest way to travel to Glasgow from Leicester is by taking a bus with an average price of $40 (€32).

This is compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

Taking a bus is about $15 (€12) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $55 (€44) for this route.

A bus is generally $52 (€42) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $92 (€74) from Leicester to Glasgow.

What is the quickest way to get from Leicester to Glasgow?

The fastest way from Leicester to Glasgow is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 10 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 44 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Leicester and Glasgow?

The Leicester to Glasgow distance is around 255 miles (412 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Glasgow is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Buses from Leicester to Glasgow most often leave from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Leicester and tend to arrive in Glasgow Central.
Which travel companies can take me from Leicester to Glasgow?

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

  • National Express can take you to Glasgow by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Leicester to Glasgow for $40 (€32).
  • Travel with easyJet for flights to Glasgow. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Leicester to Glasgow tickets on Omio for $55 (€44).
  • Avanti West Coast can get you to Glasgow by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Avanti West Coast from Leicester to Glasgow for $92 (€74) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route between Leicester and Glasgow?

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

  • You can take a direct bus with National Express.

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 Leicester.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Leicester to Glasgow ends?
Omio customers who travel from Leicester to Glasgow often also extend their vacation to go to London, Edinburgh or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Glasgow and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets to Glasgow from Leicester online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Leicester 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 $40 (€32) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $55 (€44) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $92 (€74) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leicester 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

Leicester
Glasgow
Leicester
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Leicester (Coach Station)
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Leicester, Braunstone
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