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Journey details

Best price 17.57$
Journey duration 4 h 25 min
Connections per day 21
First departure: 06:15
Last departure: 23:09
Distance 406km

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Virail makes every journey easier: the only thing you will have to do is to specify the date of your journey from Birmingham to Glasgow. Afterwards, you will be able to find the perfect option for your trip by filtering and sorting the results by price and departure. You can choose either a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. Virail will also automatically redirect you to the provider's website to complete your booking. Virail is a travel search engine with customers in more than 30 countries. Every year we help more than 60 million people to find the perfect solution for their journey. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and lets you find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Trains from Birmingham to Glasgow: which companies can you travel with?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Nationalrail serving the train route Birmingham - Glasgow.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much are the low cost train tickets from Birmingham to Glasgow?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Glasgow from 16,00 $. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 64,50 $.

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Trains from Birmingham to Glasgow


Sometimes it is possible to get cheaper solutions by having a look at limited offers or at fidelity programs made available on the companies' websites.

When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

In which stations can you take the train to Glasgow and where will you arrive?

The trains to Glasgow will leave from Birmingham New Street [ BHM ] and will arrive at Glasgow Central [ GLC ].

How many train connections exist to go from Birmingham to Glasgow per day?

If you need to travel to Glasgow from Birmingham please know that there are 21 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 13 routes with at least one change versus 8 direct lines. Therefore, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute. Yet, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip.

What time do the trains to Glasgow leave and how long is the journey?

The first train to Glasgow leaves at 07:06, whereas the last one at 19:06. On average, the journey lasts 4 hours and 13 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Glasgow in 4 hours.

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