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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay
  2. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Tamworth

$178 - $278

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Birmingham National Express

$28 - $34

8 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 3 min

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

$150 - $220

Night train, train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove
  3. Take the train from Kidsgrove to Tamworth

$125 - $172

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  •  5 h 2 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

$84 - $257

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, train, line 65 bus  •  5 h 21 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

$80 - $237

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 40 min

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

$91 - $283

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands, train, line 65 bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (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 - $243

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train, line 65 bus  •  7 h 10 min

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

$87 - $355

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 Warrington Bank Quay, Tamworth, Tamworth Town Centre, Bus Interchange, and Kettlebrook, Barnbridge in around 5 h 29 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park 3 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $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
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
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 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
2 h 55 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 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 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 Glasgow to Manchester via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.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
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $200
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Train from Crewe to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
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
$160 - $240
Train from Birmingham New Street to Tamworth High Level
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $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 - $23
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Night train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Kidsgrove to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Crewe to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
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
Hourly
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, Stance C (Airport)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Drayton Manor Theme Park is 398 km. The road distance is 467 km.

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.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to drive which takes 4 h 46 min and costs £45 - £70.

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.

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Glasgow to Drayton Manor Theme Park, including transfers.