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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Flamborough Head by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to York
  2. Take the train from York to Bridlington

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Train via Doncaster

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Bridlington

Train via Leeds

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Scarborough

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Hull
  3. Take the bus from Hull Interchange to Bridlington Bus Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Flamborough Head

Glasgow to Flamborough Head by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Flamborough Head is around 10h 59m and covers a distance of around 342 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 52m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 49m. Operated by CrossCountry, LNER, Northern Rail and others, the Glasgow to Flamborough Head service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Flamborough Head. Typically 17 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 7m
Layover time:
4h 52m
Total time:
10h 59m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 49m
Journey distance:
342 miles
Services per week:
17
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:48
Last service departs at:
19:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Flamborough Head train, bus and walk schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cost-effective way to get from Glasgow to Flamborough Head is to drive, which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Flamborough Head is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Flamborough Head. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Flamborough Headland, Flamborough Light Hse Rd via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Hull Interchange and Bridlington BS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 44m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Flamborough Head is 206 miles. The road distance is 263.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Flamborough Head without a car is to train which takes 8h 14m and costs £60 - £340.

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It takes approximately 8h 14m to get from Glasgow to Flamborough Head, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Flamborough Head is to train which takes 8h 14m and costs £60 - £340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12h 44m.

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Glasgow to Flamborough Head bus services, operated by East Yorkshire, arrive at Bridlington Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Flamborough Head is 264 miles. It takes approximately 4h 37m to drive from Glasgow to Flamborough Head.

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  • Distance: 206.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 14m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Flamborough Head, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Flamborough Head via York, Bridlington, Bridlington Quay Road, Bridlington BS, and Flamborough Headland, Flamborough Light Hse Rd in around 8h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Flamborough Head via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Hull, Hull Interchange, Bridlington BS, and Flamborough Headland, Flamborough Light Hse Rd in around 12h 44m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to York
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£110 - £280
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£110 - £140
Anytime Day 1st Class
£200 - £280
Train from Glasgow Central to Leeds
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£120 - £300
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£120 - £150
Anytime Day 1st Class
£210 - £300
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to York
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £260
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£110 - £170
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £260
Train from Glasgow Central to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £290
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£130 - £180
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£200 - £290
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from York to Bridlington
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Doncaster to Bridlington
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£27 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Scarborough
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£11 - £17
Off-Peak Day Single
£18 - £27
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Hull
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1 to Hull Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £14
Website
Megabus UK
East Yorkshire
Phone
+44 1482 592929
Email
busline@eastyorkshirebuses.co.uk
Website
eastyorkshirebuses.co.uk
Bus from Hull Interchange to Bridlington Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
East Yorkshire

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