There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Grimsby by train, bus, night train, 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 LNER  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Grimsby Town

$70 - $196

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to York National Express
  2. Take the bus from York, St George's Field Coach Park (Foss Basin) to Grimsby, Abbey Walk 4

$42 - $50

9 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Grimsby Town

$150 - $223

Night train, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Grimsby Town

$62 - $86

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Grimsby 284.2 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Grimsby Town

$98 - $348

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 31 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 Airport to Grimsby Town

$96 - $254

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Grimsby Town

$82 - $277

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 58 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 Sheffield
  4. Take the train from Sheffield to Grimsby Town

$90 - $283

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Grimsby Town

$123 - $318

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
  4. Take the train from Sheffield to Grimsby Town

$131 - $344

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Grimsby is to bus which costs £30 - £40 and takes 9 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Grimsby is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Grimsby is 232 miles. The road distance is 284.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Glasgow to Grimsby, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Grimsby. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Grimsby, Abbey Walk via York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) and York, St George's Field Coach Park (Foss Basin). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Grimsby. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Grimsby Town via Edinburgh and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 26 min.

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Grimsby via Edinburgh and Doncaster in around 6 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Grimsby via York, York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange), York, Tower Street (Clifford's Tower Area), and York, St George's Field Coach Park (Foss Basin) in around 9 h 24 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 45 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 55 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 47 min
When
Every day
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
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
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
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 Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
LNER
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $150
Train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$120 - $190
Off-Peak Single
$130 - $200
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grimsby Town
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Train from Sheffield to Grimsby Town
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Manchester Airport to Grimsby Town
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Glasgow Central to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$196
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $60
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from York, St George's Field Coach Park (Foss Basin) to Grimsby, Abbey Walk
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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