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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to St Bees School by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to St Bees

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Bus, line 30 bus  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Maryport, Trinity Baptist church 300
  3. Take the line 30 bus from Maryport, Trinity Baptist church to Whitehaven, Duke Street 30

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Drive  •  2h 28m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to St Bees School 139.3 miles

Glasgow to St Bees School by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and St Bees School is around 2h 59m and covers a distance of around 146 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 28 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 42m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service, First ScotRail Service and others, the Glasgow to St Bees School service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in St Bees School. Typically 68 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 31m
Layover time:
28 min
Total time:
2h 59m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 42m
Journey distance:
146 miles
Services per week:
68
Cheapest price:
£39
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:26
Last service departs at:
22:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to St Bees School train and walk schedules

Glasgow → St Bees School
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in St Bees School is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in St Bees School is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in St Bees School is 1 metre.

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The most affordable way to get from Glasgow to St Bees School is to bus and line 30 bus, which costs £18 - £30 and takes 5h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to St Bees School is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to St Bees School. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at St Bees via Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 24m.

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The distance between Glasgow and St Bees School is 99 miles. The road distance is 139.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to St Bees School without a car is to train which takes 3h 24m and costs £35 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3h 24m to get from Glasgow to St Bees School, including transfers.

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Glasgow to St Bees School train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to St Bees School is to train which takes 3h 24m and costs £35 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus and line 30 bus, which costs £18 - £30 and takes 5h 57m.

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Glasgow to St Bees School train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at St Bees station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to St Bees School is 139 miles. It takes approximately 2h 28m to drive from Glasgow to St Bees School.

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  • Distance: 98.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 24m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and St Bees School, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to St Bees School via Carlisle and St Bees in around 3h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to St Bees School via Carlisle, Bus Station, Maryport, Trinity Baptist church, Whitehaven, Duke Street, Whitehaven, and St Bees in around 5h 57m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
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 Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Maryport, Trinity Baptist church
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Maryport, Trinity Baptist church to Whitehaven, Duke Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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