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Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly

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  1. on time
    Glasgow Central
    16:50
    Glasgow Central
    18:45
    Carlisle
    18:53
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:03
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:12
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 6 estimated
    20:58
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Glasgow Central
    17:05
    Glasgow Central
    19:20
    Carlisle
    19:34
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Glasgow Central
    17:55
    Glasgow Central
    19:50
    Carlisle
    20:22
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:33
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:51
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 5 estimated
    22:46
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Glasgow Central
    18:40
    Glasgow Central
    20:55
    Carlisle
    21:07
    Carlisle
    Platform 5 estimated
    22:42
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:54
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:56
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    09:05
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    10:23
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:23
    Manchester Victoria
    10:50
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Manchester Piccadilly
    4 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Glasgow Central
    18:40
    Glasgow Central
    20:55
    Carlisle
    21:07
    Carlisle
    Platform 5 estimated
    22:42
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:54
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:56
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    09:18
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    11:11
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 1 estimated
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 1 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly

  • Train Fares from: £12.50
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  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly by train?

    The average journey time between Glasgow Central and Manchester Piccadilly is . On an average weekday, there are 18 trains travelling from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly cost?

    Train tickets from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly can start from as little as £12.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Glasgow Central and Manchester Piccadilly?

    The distance between Glasgow Central and Manchester Piccadilly is 184 miles.

    Distance: 184 miles
  • What time is the first train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly?

    The first train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly departs at .

    What time is the last train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly?

    The last train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly for Saturday 6th Jun 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
16:5020:584h 8m, 2 changes
17:0521:244h 19m, 1 change
17:5522:464h 51m, 2 changes
18:4010:5016h 10m, 4 changes
18:4011:1116h 31m, 3 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central.

How to find cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.