Duration 5h 23m
Distance 241.6 miles
Average price £200
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Glasgow and Barnsley takes 5h 23m and the fastest train takes 5h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Glasgow to Barnsley. 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. Glasgow Central
  2. Leeds
  3. Barnsley
5h 12m
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£133 - £319

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Barnsley. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Barnsley via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 12m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Barnsley is 196 miles. The road distance is 241.6 miles.

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Glasgow to Barnsley train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Glasgow to Barnsley train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Barnsley station.

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