There are 7 ways to get from Glasgow to Isle of Man by train, car ferry, night train, bus, 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, car ferry via Liverpool James Street  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$147 - $267

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Manchester
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station 060
  3. Take the car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$44 - $101

5 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster
  2. Take the car ferry from Heysham to Douglas, Isle of Man

$118 - $225

Night train, car ferry  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster
  2. Take the car ferry from Heysham to Douglas, Isle of Man

$85 - $164

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Heysham
  2. Take the car ferry from Heysham to Douglas, Isle of Man

$50 - $118

Fly from Glasgow  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Isle Of Man (IOM) GLA - IOM

$83 - $393

Bus to Edinburgh, fly  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Isle Of Man (IOM) EDI - IOM

$90 - $339

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Isle of Man is to bus and car ferry which costs £30 - £80 and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Isle of Man is to fly which takes 2 h 30 min and costs £60 - £300.

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The distance between Glasgow and Isle of Man is 187 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Glasgow to Isle of Man, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Isle of Man?

Flybe flies from Glasgow to Castletown once daily.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Isle Of Man via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Isle Of Man via Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Night train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Ferry operators
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Heysham to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com

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