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Duration 31h 11m
Distance 488 miles
Average price £40
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The average bus between Glasgow and Plymouth takes 31h 11m and the fastest bus takes 31h 9m. The bus runs, on average, 3 times per week from Glasgow to Plymouth. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Buchanan Bus Station
  2. Shudehill Interchange
  3. Cabot Circus
  4. Plymouth
14h 10m
£39 - £63

Glasgow to Plymouth bus times

Buses run three times a week between Glasgow and Plymouth. The service departs Glasgow at 11:00 in the morning, which arrives into Plymouth at 18:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 31h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Plymouth station. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station via Shudehill Interchange and Cabot Circus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 10m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Plymouth is 382 miles. The road distance is 488 miles.

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Glasgow to Plymouth bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Plymouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station.

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There are 362+ hotels available in Plymouth. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Glasgow and Plymouth?

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Plymouth via Shudehill Interchange and Cabot Circus in around 14h 10m.
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