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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Morecambe by train, night bus or car

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Train  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster

£50 - £220

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Night bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the night bus from Glasgow to Lancaster National Express

£8 - £11

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Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Morecambe 166.7 miles

£25 - £40

Glasgow to Morecambe by train

The train journey time between Glasgow and Morecambe is around 2h 5m and covers a distance of around 171 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 56m. Operated by Avanti West Coast and TransPennine Express Service, the Glasgow to Morecambe train service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Lancaster. Typically 125 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 5m
Fastest train time:
1h 56m
Trains per week:
125
Cheapest price:
£50
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:24
Last train departs at:
20:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Morecambe train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Morecambe is 111.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Morecambe is to night bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 4h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Morecambe is to train which costs £50 - £220 and takes 2h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Morecambe. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Morecambe, County Garage via Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Lancaster. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h.

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It is 137 miles from Glasgow to Morecambe. It is approximately 166.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Morecambe without a car is to train which takes 2h and costs £50 - £220.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster takes 2h including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Morecambe.
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  • Distance: 136.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h

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

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £220 and the journey takes 2h. TransPennine Express Service also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a vehicle from Glasgow to Lancaster once daily. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 3h 40m.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Glasgow to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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Glasgow to Morecambe train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Morecambe is 167 miles. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Glasgow to Morecambe.

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