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There are 7 ways to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston

£62 - £254

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the night bus from Glasgow to Preston, Lancashire National Express

£12 - £16

5 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station M11

£16 - £26

Drive  •  3h 24m

  1. Drive from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough 204.4 miles

£30 - £45

Train to Glasgow, fly to Liverpool, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Liverpool (LPL) GLA - LPL
  3. Take the train from Liverpool Central to Ormskirk

£46 - £270

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train  •  6h 51m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western

£54 - £256

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Liverpool  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Liverpool (LPL) EDI - LPL

£45 - £198

Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough by walk and train

The journey time between Glasgow Queen Street and Burscough is around 3h 43m and covers a distance of around 205 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 9m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service and Northern Rail, the Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Burscough Junction. Typically 95 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 43m
Fastest journey time:
3h 9m
Journey distance:
205 miles
Services per week:
95
Cheapest price:
£77
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:28
Last service departs at:
20:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough walk and train schedules

Departing Monday, July 26, 2021

Glasgow Queen Street → Burscough
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough is to night bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 6h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Queen Street station to Burscough. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Burscough, Platts Lane via Preston City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Burscough Junction via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Glasgow Queen Street and Burscough is 167 miles. The road distance is 204.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough without a car is to train which takes 3h 42m and costs £60 - £260.

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It takes approximately 3h 42m to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough is to train which takes 3h 42m and costs £60 - £260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £27 and takes 5h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough.
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  • Distance: 167.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 42m

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

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Glasgow Central to Preston hourly. Tickets cost £70 - £250 and the journey takes 2h 21m. TransPennine Express Service also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station once daily. Tickets cost £13 - £22 and the journey takes 3h 45m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£140 - £410
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
Flights from Edinburgh to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £300
Flights from Edinburgh to Liverpool via London Gatwick, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£80 - £300
Flights from Edinburgh to Liverpool via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £340
Flights from Edinburgh to Liverpool via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£130 - £380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Flights from Edinburgh to Liverpool via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £150
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £430
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Derry
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £320
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
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 to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £22
Website
Megabus UK
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 Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Liverpool Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 30m and has one stopover.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Preston City Centre, Bus Station.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Preston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough is 204 miles. It takes approximately 3h 24m to drive from Glasgow Queen Street to Burscough.

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KLM, Loganair and easyJet offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Liverpool Airport.

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