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There are 8 ways to get from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Crewe  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Cardiff Central

£169 - £421

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Bus  •  12h 53m

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

£18 - £26

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Train  •  10h 38m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central

£209 - £567

Drive  •  6h 42m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station 408.3 miles

£60 - £90

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train  •  5h 36m

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

£70 - £333

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, train  •  6h 14m

  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 Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

£72 - £348

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central

£108 - £506

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, bus, train  •  7h 36m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

£96 - £227

Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station by trains

The train journey time between Glasgow and Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station is around 8h 13m and covers a distance of around 393 miles. The fastest train normally takes 7h 27m. Operated by Avanti West Coast and Transport for Wales, the Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station train service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Rhoose. Typically 84 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
8h 13m
Fastest train time:
7h 27m
Trains per week:
84
Cheapest price:
£169
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:26
Last train departs at:
20:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station train schedules

Trains departing Monday, June 14, 2021

Glasgow → Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station is to bus which costs £18 - £27 and takes 12h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station is to fly and train which costs £70 - £340 and takes 5h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Rhoose, Shops via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Pontcanna, Sophia Gardens and Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Rhoose via Crewe and Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 4m.

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It is 313 miles from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station. It is approximately 408.3 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station without a car is to train via Crewe which takes 8h 4m and costs £160 - £430.

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It takes approximately 8h 4m to get from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station is to train via Crewe which takes 8h 4m and costs £160 - £430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £27 and takes 12h 53m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station.
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  • Distance: 313.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 4m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station, Wales?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station via Crewe and Cardiff Central in around 8h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens, Pontcanna, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Westgate Street KF, Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL, and Rhoose, Shops in around 12h 53m.

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 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and 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
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £270
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£190 - £460
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£190 - £240
Anytime Day 1st Class
£330 - £460
Train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£27 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£27 - £33
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £170
Great Western Railway
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£13 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£23 - £35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £120
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 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 Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
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
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Green Line

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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 Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens.

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Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station is 408 miles. It takes approximately 6h 42m to drive from Glasgow to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station.

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easyJet offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station. 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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