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There are 12 ways to get from Glasgow to Highbridge by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Preston  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£149 - £549

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Bus  •  11h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M11
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Weston-super-Mare, Locking Road Car Park M36

£33 - £53

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Train  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£211 - £477

Night train, train  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£156 - £234

Drive  •  6h 26m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Highbridge 397.7 miles

£60 - £90

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Parson Street to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£51 - £200

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  3. Take the train from Parson Street to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£54 - £216

Train to Glasgow, fly to Exeter, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Exeter (EXT) GLA - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
  4. Take the train from Taunton to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£102 - £392

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Exeter, train  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Exeter (EXT) EDI - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton

£102 - £438

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU) GLA - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£111 - £362

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Southampton, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU) EDI - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£121 - £538

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train  •  6h 55m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea

£94 - £462

Glasgow to Highbridge by train

The train journey time between Glasgow and Highbridge is around 7h 52m and covers a distance of around 413 miles. The fastest train normally takes 6h 54m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service, CrossCountry and others, the Glasgow to Highbridge train service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea. Typically 94 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
7h 52m
Fastest train time:
6h 54m
Train distance:
413 miles
Trains per week:
94
Cheapest price:
£164
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:26
Last train departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Highbridge train schedules

Trains departing Monday, July 26, 2021

Glasgow → Highbridge
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Highbridge is to bus which costs £30 - £55 and takes 11h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Highbridge is to fly and train which costs £50 - £200 and takes 5h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Highbridge. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea via Preston, Birmingham New Street and Bristol Temple Meads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 19m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Highbridge is 327 miles. The road distance is 397.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Highbridge without a car is to train via Preston which takes 8h 19m and costs £140 - £550.

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It takes approximately 8h 19m to get from Glasgow to Highbridge, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Highbridge train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Highbridge is to train via Preston which takes 8h 19m and costs £140 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £55 and takes 11h 56m.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Glasgow to Highbridge train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Highbridge.
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  • Distance: 327.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 19m

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Highbridge via Preston, Birmingham New Street, and Bristol Temple Meads in around 8h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Highbridge via Birmingham, Navigation Street, Weston-super-Mare, Locking Road Car Park, and Weston-super-Mare in around 11h 56m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £550
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £340
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Norwich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £340
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £380
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £380
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £460
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£70 - £340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £130
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Preston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £90
Night train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£65 - £100
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£25 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £100
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Glasgow Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£190 - £470
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£190 - £240
Anytime Day 1st Class
£330 - £470
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £26
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£21 - £26
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Parson Street to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£13 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£22 - £29
Train from Taunton to Highbridge & Burnham-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £20
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£18 - £30
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Weston-super-Mare, Locking Road Car Park
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
Megabus 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
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink

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