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Duration 3h 53m
Distance 234.4 miles
Average price £110
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Scotland and Macclesfield takes 3h 53m and the fastest train takes 3h 38m. There is at least one train per day from Scotland to Macclesfield. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Glasgow Central
  2. Macclesfield
3h 50m
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£71 - £193

Scotland to Macclesfield train times

Trains run once daily between Glasgow and Macclesfield. The service departs Glasgow at 17:07 in the afternoon, which arrives into Macclesfield at 20:47. All services require a transfer at Manchester Piccadilly and take an average of 3h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Scotland to Macclesfield. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Macclesfield via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Scotland and Macclesfield is 257 miles. The road distance is 234.4 miles.

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Scotland to Macclesfield train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Scotland to Macclesfield train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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What companies run services between Scotland and Macclesfield?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly once daily. Tickets cost £65 - £100 and the journey takes 3h 16m.
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£65 - £100
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£65 - £100
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£25 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £100
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £90
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £23

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