- on timeManchester VictoriaPlatform 6 estimated07:05Manchester VictoriaPlatform 6 estimated08:00Preston (Lancs)Platform 1 estimated08:14Preston (Lancs)Platform 310:42Glasgow Centralon timeGlasgow CentralOff Peak
- on timeManchester PiccadillyPlatform 14 estimated07:43Manchester PiccadillyPlatform 14 estimated08:40Preston (Lancs)Platform 3 estimated09:00Preston (Lancs)Platform 5 estimated11:35Glasgow CentralPlatform 5 estimatedon timeGlasgow CentralPlatform 5 estimatedOff Peak
- on timeManchester PiccadillyPlatform 14 estimated08:48Manchester PiccadillyPlatform 14 estimated09:16Wigan North WesternPlatform 5 estimated09:25Wigan North WesternPlatform 5 estimated12:01Glasgow CentralPlatform 1 estimatedon timeGlasgow CentralPlatform 1 estimatedOff Peak
- on timeManchester PiccadillyPlatform 14 estimated09:48Manchester PiccadillyPlatform 14 estimated10:19Wigan North WesternPlatform 1 estimated10:24Wigan North WesternPlatform 5 estimated12:59Glasgow CentralPlatform 1 estimatedon timeGlasgow CentralPlatform 1 estimatedOff Peak
- on timeManchester PiccadillyPlatform 14 estimated10:30Manchester PiccadillyPlatform 14 estimated11:21Preston (Lancs)Platform 1 estimated11:36Preston (Lancs)Platform 3 estimated13:59Glasgow CentralPlatform 1 estimatedon timeGlasgow CentralPlatform 1 estimatedOff Peak
Journey information from Manchester to Glasgow
- Train Fares from: £12.50
- Fastest route:
- Slowest route:
- Average journey time:
- Changes: Direct
- Trains per day: Around 32
- Distance: 183 miles (295 km)
- Train operators: TransPennine Express
- Origin: Manchester
- Destination: Glasgow
How long does it take to travel from Manchester to Glasgow by train?
The average journey time between Manchester and Glasgow is . On an average weekday, there are 32 trains travelling from Manchester to Glasgow. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.Avg. Duration
What is the fastest journey from Manchester to Glasgow by train?
The fastest journey time by train is .
How much does the train from Manchester to Glasgow cost?
Train tickets from Manchester to Glasgow 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 Manchester to Glasgow?
Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester to Glasgow without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Manchester to Glasgow.Direct
What is the distance between Manchester and Glasgow?
The distance between Manchester and Glasgow is 183 miles.Distance: 183 miles
What time is the first train from Manchester to Glasgow?
The first train from Manchester to Glasgow departs at .
What time is the last train from Manchester to Glasgow?
The last train from Manchester to Glasgow departs at .First trainLast trainNo 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.Our guide to ticket types:*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.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Glasgow to Manchester.