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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Newquay  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Newquay (NQY) EDI - NQY

£38 - £213

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Bus  •  15h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newquay National Express

£21 - £28

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Fly Glasgow to Newquay  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Newquay (NQY) GLA - NQY

£34 - £197

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newquay

£102 - £214

Fly Glasgow to Exeter, train  •  8h 52m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Exeter (EXT) GLA - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Par

£120 - £423

Train via Birmingham  •  11h 59m

  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 Parkway
  4. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Newquay

£202 - £619

Train  •  13h 43m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Par

£279 - £620

Drive  •  8h 34m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Newquay 529.4 miles

£80 - £120

Glasgow to Newquay by train

The train journey time between Glasgow and Newquay is around 17h 9m and covers a distance of around 568 miles. The fastest train normally takes 17h 9m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service, CrossCountry and others, the Glasgow to Newquay train service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Newquay. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
17h 9m
Fastest train time:
17h 9m
Train distance:
568 miles
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
£217
Carbon emissions:
47 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
17:30
Last train departs at:
17:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Newquay train schedules

Glasgow → Newquay
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Newquay is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Newquay is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Newquay is to bus which costs £21 - £29 and takes 15h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Newquay is to fly which costs £30 - £200 and takes 4h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Newquay. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Newquay via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Newquay. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Newquay via Preston, Birmingham New Street and Bristol Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 59m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Newquay is 380 miles. The road distance is 529.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Newquay without a car is to train via Birmingham which takes 11h 59m and costs £200 - £650.

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from Glasgow to Newquay, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Newquay is to fly which takes 4h 44m and costs £30 - £200. Alternatively, you can train via Birmingham, which costs £200 - £650 and takes 11h 59m, you could also bus, which costs £21 - £29 and takes 15h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Newquay.
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  • Distance: 380.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 45m

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

easyJet, British Airways and Aer Lingus fly from Glasgow to Newquay 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Newquay via Preston, Birmingham New Street, and Bristol Parkway in around 11h 59m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £320
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £400
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £460
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £470
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newquay via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£85 - £340
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£70 - £290
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newquay
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£65 - £80
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£65 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £150
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£55 - £75
Train from Bristol Parkway to Newquay
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£65 - £85
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£65 - £85
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
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 Par
Ave. Duration
11h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£270 - £650
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£270 - £320
Anytime Day 1st Class
£440 - £650
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
Bus operators
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
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Glasgow to Newquay train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Newquay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Newquay is 529 miles. It takes approximately 8h 34m to drive from Glasgow to Newquay.

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Loganair and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Newquay Airport.

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