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Train via Preston  •  10h 38m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Paignton

£179 - £628

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Bus  •  14h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Paignton National Express

£21 - £29

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Train  •  11h 42m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Newton Abbot

£241 - £547

Drive  •  7h 53m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dartmouth 482.4 miles

£70 - £110

Train to Glasgow, fly to Exeter, train, line 120 bus  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Exeter (EXT) GLA - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
  4. Take the line 120 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Kingswear, Banjo

£95 - £375

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Exeter, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Exeter (EXT) EDI - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton

£90 - £431

Train to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train, line 120 bus  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
  4. Take the train from Newton Abbot to Paignton
  5. Take the line 120 bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Kingswear, Banjo

£79 - £388

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, train  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot

£77 - £384

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow, train  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Newton Abbot

£120 - £421

Glasgow to Dartmouth by train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow and Dartmouth is around 22h 13m and covers a distance of around 496 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 22h 13m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service, CrossCountry and others, the Glasgow to Dartmouth service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Kingswear, Banjo. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
22h 13m
Fastest journey time:
22h 13m
Journey distance:
496 miles
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
£194
Carbon emissions:
42 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:34
Last service departs at:
09:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Dartmouth train and bus schedules

Glasgow → Dartmouth
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Dartmouth is to bus which costs £21 - £30 and takes 14h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Dartmouth is to train and fly and line 120 bus which costs £95 - £380 and takes 6h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Dartmouth. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Kingswear, Banjo via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Paignton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 22m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Dartmouth is 384 miles. The road distance is 482.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Dartmouth without a car is to train via Preston which takes 10h 38m and costs £170 - £650.

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It takes approximately 10h 38m to get from Glasgow to Dartmouth, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Dartmouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Dartmouth is to train via Preston which takes 10h 38m and costs £170 - £650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £30 and takes 14h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Glasgow to Dartmouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Paignton station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Dartmouth.
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  • Distance: 384.2 miles
  • Duration: 10h 38m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Dartmouth, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Dartmouth via Preston, Birmingham New Street, Paignton, and Paignton, Bus Station in around 10h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Dartmouth via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Paignton, and Paignton, Bus Station in around 14h 22m.

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 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £470
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £460
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Norwich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £460
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£70 - £290
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £440
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
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 Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
TransPennine Express Service
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Paignton
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£85 - £240
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£85 - £110
Anytime Day 1st Class
£160 - £240
Train from Glasgow Central to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£230 - £550
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£230 - £280
Anytime Day 1st Class
£390 - £550
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £31
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £110
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Newton Abbot to Paignton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£18 - £90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£18 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £90
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
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Paignton
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £80
Train from Newton Abbot to Paignton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £12
Train from London Paddington to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £85
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£65 - £85
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Bus operators
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 Glasgow to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Paignton
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Paignton, Bus Station to Kingswear, Banjo
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West
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
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Dartmouth is 482 miles. It takes approximately 7h 53m to drive from Glasgow to Dartmouth.

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Loganair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Exeter Airport.

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