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There are 10 ways to get from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 4m

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

£135 - £372

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Bus  •  10h 45m

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

£19 - £27

8 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M11
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford

£41 - £58

Drive  •  5h 36m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye 346.7 miles

£50 - £80

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train, bus  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road

£56 - £300

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, train  •  6h 35m

  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 Gloucester

£59 - £316

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester

£79 - £349

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train, bus  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road

£75 - £423

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, bus, train  •  8h 13m

  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 Gloucester

£83 - £189

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train  •  8h 38m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU) GLA - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Gloucester

£131 - £393

Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Glasgow and Ross-on-Wye is around 7h 3m and covers a distance of around 342 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 56m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales and Stagecoach West, the Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Ross-on-Wye, Edde Cross Street. Typically 63 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 3m
Fastest journey time:
5h 56m
Journey distance:
342 miles
Services per week:
63
Cheapest price:
£135
Carbon emissions:
30 kg CO2

First and last service

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye train, walk and bus schedules

Glasgow → Ross-on-Wye
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye is to bus which costs £19 - £28 and takes 10h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Gloucester, Transport Hub. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 45m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Ross-on-Wye is 283 miles. The road distance is 346.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye without a car is to train which takes 7h 4m and costs £130 - £380.

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It takes approximately 7h 4m to get from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye is to train which takes 7h 4m and costs £130 - £380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £28 and takes 10h 45m.

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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 Ross-on-Wye bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gloucester station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye.
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  • Distance: 283 miles
  • Duration: 7h 4m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Ross-on-Wye, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye via Crewe, Hereford, and Country Bus Station in around 7h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Gloucester, Transport Hub in around 10h 45m.

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 17m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £220
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £200
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£35 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£27 - £120
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £130
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £340
Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £24
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £24
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
Train from London Paddington to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Reading to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £120
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £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 Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Gloucester to Ross-on-Wye
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£18 - £30
Website
Megabus UK
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West
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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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye is 347 miles. It takes approximately 5h 36m to drive from Glasgow to Ross-on-Wye.

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There are 234+ hotels available in Ross-on-Wye. Prices start at £75 per night.

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