There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Haltwhistle
  3. Take the bus from Haltwhistle, Railway Station (Station entrance) to Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields)

$39 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Carlisle National Express
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) 685

$18 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Haltwhistle

$41 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall 122.5 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall station. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields) via Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) and Haltwhistle, Railway Station (Station entrance). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Hadrian's Wall is 97 miles. The road distance is 122.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall is to train which takes 4 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 38 min.

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Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall is 123 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall.

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There are 226+ hotels available in Hadrian's Wall. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall.
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  • Distance: 97 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland, England?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall 6 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall via Carlisle, Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station), Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge), Haltwhistle, Railway Station (Station entrance), and Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields) in around 4 h 38 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Carlisle to Haltwhistle
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $10
Train from Glasgow Central to Haltwhistle
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Haltwhistle, Railway Station (Station entrance) to Housesteads, Old Repeater Station (Sewing Shields)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
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 Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Haltwhistle, West Road (metal bridge)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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