There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall by train, bus, night train or car

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, bus  •  3 h 53 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)

$51 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 43 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

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Haltwhistle

$41 - $51

Night train, bus  •  4 h 44 min

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

$29 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

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

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall is to bus which costs £13 - £21 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 5 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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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Glasgow to Hadrian's Wall, including transfers.

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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 43 min.

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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 43 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 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 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
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$23 - $35
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
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 UK
Email
customer.services@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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
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
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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