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There are 8 ways to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Preston  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Cardiff Central

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Bus  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M11
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens National Express

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Train  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central

Drive  •  6h 25m

  1. Drive from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium 392.7 miles

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, train  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Cardiff  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cardiff (CWL) EDI - CWL

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central

Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium by walk and train

The journey time between Glasgow Queen Street and Cardiff Millenium Stadium is around 6h 46m and covers a distance of around 382 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 59m. Services are operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service and Transport for Wales. Typically 98 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 45m
Layover time:
1h
Total time:
6h 46m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 59m
Journey distance:
382 miles
Services per week:
98
Cheapest price:
£156
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:26
Last service departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium walk and train schedules

Departing Friday, September 17, 2021

Glasgow Queen Street → Cardiff Millenium Stadium
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cardiff Millenium Stadium is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cardiff Millenium Stadium is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Cardiff Millenium Stadium is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium is to bus, which costs £24 - £40 and takes 11h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium is to fly and train which costs £50 - £210 and takes 4h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Queen Street station to Cardiff Millenium Stadium station. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Cardiff Central via Preston and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 44m.

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The distance between Glasgow Queen Street and Cardiff Millenium Stadium is 308 miles. The road distance is 392.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium without a car is to train via Preston which takes 7h 44m and costs £140 - £410.

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It takes approximately 7h 44m to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium 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 Cardiff Millenium Stadium is to train via Preston which takes 7h 44m and costs £140 - £410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £40 and takes 11h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium.
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  • Distance: 307.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 44m

What companies run services between Glasgow Queen Street, Scotland and Cardiff Millenium Stadium, Wales?

You can take a train from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium via Glasgow Central, Preston, Crewe, and Cardiff Central in around 7h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium via Buchanan Bus Station, Birmingham, Navigation Street, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, and Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens in around 11h 16m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £170
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
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£160 - £440
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Preston to Crewe
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £70
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
TransPennine Express Service
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£190 - £460
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£190 - £240
Anytime Day 1st Class
£330 - £460
Train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£27 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£27 - £33
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £170
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£13 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£23 - £35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
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
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£18 - £30
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
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens.

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Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium is 393 miles. It takes approximately 6h 25m to drive from Glasgow Queen Street to Cardiff Millenium Stadium.

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easyJet offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport.

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