There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Halifax

$127 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Shudehill Interchange M11

$43 - $70

7 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Leeds

$118 - $184

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax 206.8 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax

$71 - $307

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax

$67 - $212

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Halifax

$90 - $266

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA
  3. Take the train from Derby to Leeds

$96 - $271

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 6 min

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

$120 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax is to drive which takes 3 h 44 min and costs £30 - £50.

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The distance between Glasgow Science Centre and Halifax is 285 km. The road distance is 331 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Govan, Festival Park (Science Centre) and arriving at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) via Buchanan Bus Station, Shudehill Interchange and Rochdale Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Exhibition Centre (Glasgow) and arriving at Halifax via Glasgow Central and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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What companies run services between Glasgow Science Centre, Scotland and Halifax, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax via Exhibition Centre (Glasgow), Glasgow Central Low Level, Glasgow Central, and Preston in around 5 h. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Glasgow Science Centre to Halifax once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Halifax
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Leeds
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$110 - $170
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $180
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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