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There are 10 ways to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Stafford

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Shudehill Interchange
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Stoke on Trent

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Train via Manchester

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

Train via Warrington

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay

Night bus, train

  1. Take the night bus from Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

Drive

  1. Drive from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston

Train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train, line 101 bus

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX)
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Stafford
  4. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station to Tittensor Road

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN)
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX)
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Stafford

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS)
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford

Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston by walk, train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow Queen Street and Barlaston is around 14h 5m and covers a distance of around 267 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 34m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 25m. Operated by TransPennine Express Service, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry and others, the Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Barlaston, Orchard Place. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 31m
Layover time:
9h 34m
Total time:
14h 5m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 25m
Journey distance:
267 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:24
Last service departs at:
17:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston walk, train and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston is to bus which costs £19 - £35 and takes 8h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Queen Street station to Barlaston. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Barlaston, Orchard Place via Manchester and Hanley, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 32m.

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The distance between Glasgow Queen Street and Barlaston is 220 miles. The road distance is 254.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston without a car is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs £100 - £350.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston, including transfers.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs £100 - £350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £35 and takes 8h 32m.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stoke on Trent station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston.
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  • Distance: 219.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 39m

What companies run services between Glasgow Queen Street, Scotland and Barlaston, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Glasgow Central to Stafford once a week. Tickets cost £100 - £340 and the journey takes 3h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston via Buchanan Bus Station, Manchester, Stoke on Trent, and Hanley, Bus Station in around 8h 32m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £250
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £250
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£90 - £250
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £410
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£160 - £450
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £410
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£11 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £130
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£75 - £150
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£250 - £550
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Stafford
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£100 - £340
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £340
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £55
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£210 - £280
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£13 - £50
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £40
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
TransPennine Express Service
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £31
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £110
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Website
tfw.wales
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £25
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£19 - £25
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £13
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Shudehill Interchange
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
Megabus UK
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Stoke on Trent
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston is 254 miles. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from Glasgow Queen Street to Barlaston.

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British Airways, Aer Lingus and easyJet offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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