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There are 8 ways to get from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Halifax

£74 - £273

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Bus  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Shudehill Interchange M11

£17 - £28

6 alternative options

Train, line 508 bus  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Leeds
  2. Take the line 508 bus from Leeds, City Square G to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station stand E3 508

£123 - £304

Drive  •  3h 41m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station 205.6 miles

£30 - £45

Fly to Leeds Bradford  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) GLA - LBA

£84 - £277

Fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax

£61 - £264

Fly to Liverpool, train  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Liverpool (LPL) GLA - LPL
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax

£66 - £307

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax

£79 - £392

Glasgow to Halifax bus Station by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and Halifax bus Station is around 4h 28m and covers a distance of around 236 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 46m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service and Northern Rail, the Glasgow to Halifax bus Station service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Halifax bus Station. Typically 103 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 28m
Fastest journey time:
3h 46m
Services per week:
103
Cheapest price:
£74
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:26
Last service departs at:
20:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Halifax bus Station train and walk schedules

Glasgow → Halifax bus Station
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station is to bus which costs £16 - £28 and takes 7h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Halifax bus Station station. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station stand E3 via Shudehill Interchange and Rochdale Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Halifax via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 15m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Halifax bus Station is 177 miles. The road distance is 205.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station without a car is to train which takes 4h 15m and costs £70 - £280.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Halifax bus Station bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Halifax bus Station train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station is to train which takes 4h 15m and costs £70 - £280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £28 and takes 7h 23m, you could also fly, which costs £80 - £280 and takes 6h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station.
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  • Distance: 177.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Halifax bus Station, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station via Preston and Halifax in around 4h 15m. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Shudehill Interchange once daily. Tickets cost £14 - £24 and the journey takes 4h 50m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via London Luton, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Leeds Bradford via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£140 - £750
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £350
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £430
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Leeds Bradford via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£140 - £750
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £360
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Leeds Bradford via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£140 - £600
Flights from Glasgow to Leeds Bradford via Alicante
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from Glasgow to Leeds Bradford via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £430
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Leeds Bradford via Malaga
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £170
TUI Airways
Website
tui.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£120 - £500
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £120
TransPennine Express Service
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£17 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £29
Train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£13 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £22
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£11 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £20
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
Train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £160
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£11 - £17
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£15 - £23
Bus operators

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 5m and has one stopover.

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Glasgow to Halifax bus Station bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Shudehill Interchange station.

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Glasgow to Halifax bus Station train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Halifax bus Station is 206 miles. It takes approximately 3h 41m to drive from Glasgow to Halifax bus Station.

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Ryanair, KLM, Aer Lingus and Jet2.com offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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