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from Southampton to Glasgow

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

Our recommendation

To get from Southampton to Glasgow on Sep 28 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00PMSouthampton, Coach Station12h05 07:05AMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 changes
$351One-way
Cheapest
07:00PMSouthampton, Coach Station12h05 07:05AMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 changes
$351One-way
Other options
06:50AMSouthampton, Coach Station10h55 05:45PMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 changes
$931One-way
07:25PMSouthampton, Coach Station12h05 07:30AMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 changes
$971One-way
03:55PMSouthampton, Coach Station14h50 06:45AMGlasgow, Buchanan
1 changes
$551One-way

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Mon
Sep 27
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$69National Express
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Tue
Sep 28
$203Cross Country
$35National Express
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Wed
Sep 29
$203Cross Country
$32National Express
$173Loganair
Thu
Sep 30
$203Cross Country
$32National Express
$151Loganair
Fri
Oct 1
$203Cross Country
$40National Express
$224Loganair
Sat
Oct 2
$125Avanti West Coast
$35National Express
$195Loganair
Sun
Oct 3
$204Avanti West Coast
$42National Express
$224Loganair
Mon
Oct 4
$203Cross Country
$35National Express
$194Loganair
Tue
Oct 5
$145Cross Country
$32National Express
$172Loganair
Wed
Oct 6
$145Cross Country
$32National Express
$195Loganair
Thu
Oct 7
$145Cross Country
$26National Express
$195Loganair
Fri
Oct 8
$202Cross Country
$35National Express
$150Loganair
Sat
Oct 9
$205Cross Country
$35National Express
$122Loganair

Travel Information from Southampton to Glasgow

distanceDistance361 miles (583 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $255
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $37 (€29) • 12 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $255 (€204) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLoganair, National Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 361 miles (583 km) by flight, bus or train from Southampton to Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Loganair, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Southampton to Glasgow.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Southampton to Glasgow?

You can travel from Southampton to Glasgow 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Southampton to Glasgow?

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Glasgow is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $37 (€29) compared to other travel options to Glasgow:

Taking a bus is about $218 (€174) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $255 (€204) for this journey.

A bus is generally $170 (€136) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $207 (€165) from Southampton to Glasgow.

What is the fastest way from Southampton to Glasgow?

The quickest way to travel between Southampton and Glasgow is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 12 h 5 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Glasgow by train can take on average 7 h.

What is the distance between Southampton and Glasgow?

You should expect to travel around 361 miles (583 km) between Southampton and Glasgow.

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

The average frequency per day from Southampton to Glasgow is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

When traveling to Glasgow from Southampton, what are the departure and arrival points in Southampton and Glasgow?

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

  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from Southampton to Glasgow depart from Southampton Airport to Glasgow International Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Southampton, Coach Station and arrive in Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station.
  • Most travelers take a train from Southampton Central to Glasgow Central.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Southampton to Glasgow?

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

  • You can travel by plane between Southampton and Glasgow with Loganair, and you can find Loganair Southampton to Glasgow tickets for $255 (€204) on Omio.
  • You can go to Glasgow from Southampton by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $37 (€29) with National Express from Southampton to Glasgow on Omio.
  • You can go to Glasgow from Southampton by train with Avanti West Coast. You'll see cheap train tickets for $207 (€165) with Avanti West Coast from Southampton to Glasgow on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Southampton to Glasgow?

Yes, there are direct routes from Southampton to Glasgow with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 12 direct trains per day to take to Glasgow with.

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

Where should I go next after I travel to Glasgow from Southampton?
Looking to extend your trip from Southampton to Glasgow? Many Omio customers who go from Southampton to Glasgow usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Edinburgh or Manchester from Glasgow, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy my Southampton to Glasgow one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $255 (€204) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $37 (€29) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $207 (€165) one way on average.

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

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