There are 10 ways to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 26 min

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

$175 - $270

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Bus National Express  •  8 h 17 min

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

$28 - $34

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Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Tamworth High Level

$146 - $215

Bus Megabus UK  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M11

$39 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park 291.9 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train, line 65 bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Tamworth High Level
  3. Take the line 65 bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Tamworth Rail Station) to Bonehill, Brewster Close

$82 - $256

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, train, line 65 bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Tamworth High Level
  3. Take the line 65 bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Tamworth Rail Station) to Bonehill, Brewster Close

$79 - $235

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX

$90 - $282

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands, train, line 65 bus  •  5 h 39 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 Tamworth High Level
  4. Take the line 65 bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Tamworth Rail Station) to Bonehill, Brewster Close

$87 - $241

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train, line 65 bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
  3. Take the train from Stafford to Tamworth
  4. Take the line 65 bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Tamworth Rail Station) to Bonehill, Brewster Close

$104 - $377

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to bus which costs £21 - £26 and takes 8 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to fly and train and line 65 bus which costs £60 - £200 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park via Birmingham, The Square Peg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 17 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Drayton Manor Theme Park is 249 miles. The road distance is 291.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park without a car is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs £130 - £210.

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs £130 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £26 and takes 8 h 17 min.

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

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Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park.
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  • Distance: 248.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Drayton Manor Theme Park, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park via Preston, Tamworth, Tamworth Town Centre, Victoria Road Bus Interchange, and Kettlebrook, Barnbridge in around 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park 4 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
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 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
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
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Preston to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Stafford to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $220
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $230
Train from Birmingham New Street to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
Train from Derby to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $22
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Tamworth Rail Station) to Bonehill, Brewster Close
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park is 292 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to drive from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park.

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Ryanair, Aer Lingus and Flybe offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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There are 517+ hotels available in Drayton Manor Theme Park. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 19 min and costs £7.

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