There are 8 ways to get from Glasgow to Middlesbrough by train, bus, night train, 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.

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Train via Edinburgh  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington

£29 - £135

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Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Middlesbrough National Express

£13 - £17

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Train  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Middlesbrough

£27 - £126

Night train, bus  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
  2. Take the bus from Gateshead Interchange to Middlesbrough X10

£46 - £53

Drive  •  3h 13m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Middlesbrough 189.7 miles

£30 - £50

Fly Glasgow to Newcastle, train  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Newcastle (NCL) GLA - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington

£69 - £390

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train  •  5h 59m

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

£83 - £278

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Manchester, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough

£78 - £201

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Middlesbrough is to bus which costs £12 - £17 and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Middlesbrough is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Middlesbrough. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Middlesbrough via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Middlesbrough. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Middlesbrough via Edinburgh and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Middlesbrough is 150 miles. The road distance is 189.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Middlesbrough without a car is to train via Edinburgh which takes 3h 49m and costs £29 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from Glasgow to Middlesbrough, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Middlesbrough bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Middlesbrough train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Middlesbrough is to train via Edinburgh which takes 3h 49m and costs £29 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £17 and takes 6h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Middlesbrough.
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  • Distance: 149.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 49m

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Middlesbrough via Edinburgh and Darlington in around 3h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Middlesbrough via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard in around 6h 10m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £650
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £290
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £290
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via London Stansted, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £400
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£180 - £1,300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Grenoble
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £650
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Derry
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £230
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £110
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £110
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£38 - £42
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£38 - £42
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£170 - £200
Sleeper Berth Classic
£55 - £75
Night train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£40 - £45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£40 - £45
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£180 - £210
Sleeper Berth Classic
£85 - £120
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£14 - £20
1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£15 - £21
1st Class
£30 - £50
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£4 - £7
1st Class
£16 - £23
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Single
£55 - £85
Off-Peak Single
£50 - £80
Train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Single
£60 - £90
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £85
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £23
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£20 - £28
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £10
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Train from Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£17 - £24
Off-Peak Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £10
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National Express
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
Blablabus
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
Go North East
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Scottish Citylink

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Newcastle Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 30m and has one stopover.

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Glasgow to Middlesbrough bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Middlesbrough station.

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Glasgow to Middlesbrough train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Darlington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Middlesbrough is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3h 13m to drive from Glasgow to Middlesbrough.

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Jet2.com, KLM, Flybe and two other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 441+ hotels available in Middlesbrough. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 19 min and costs £8.

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