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There are 7 ways to get from Glasgow to Wavertree by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Liverpool Lime Street

£68 - £103

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Bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station M11
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Queen Square Bus Station X2

£19 - £31

5 alternative options

Train via Wigan North Western  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wigan North Western

£68 - £276

Drive  •  3h 43m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Wavertree 226.8 miles

£30 - £50

Fly Glasgow to Liverpool  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Liverpool (LPL) GLA - LPL

£40 - £260

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Liverpool  •  5h 5m

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

£37 - £166

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Wavertree Technology Park

£54 - £253

Glasgow to Wavertree by train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow and Wavertree is around 3h 43m and covers a distance of around 232 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 42m. Operated by TransPennine Express Service and Arriva Merseyside, the Glasgow to Wavertree service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Wavertree, Kempton Road. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 43m
Fastest journey time:
3h 42m
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
£68
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
12:04
Last service departs at:
14:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Wavertree train and bus schedules

Glasgow → Wavertree
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Wavertree is to bus which costs £19 - £35 and takes 6h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Wavertree is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Wavertree. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Wavertree, Portman Road via Preston City Centre, Bus Station and Liverpool, Great Charlotte Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Wavertree. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Wavertree Technology Park via Wigan North Western. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Wavertree is 180 miles. The road distance is 226.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Wavertree without a car is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Glasgow to Wavertree, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Wavertree bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Wavertree is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs £65 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £35 and takes 6h 44m, you could also fly, which costs £40 - £260 and takes 5h 4m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Wavertree.
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  • Distance: 179.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

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

TransPennine Express Service operates a train from Glasgow Central to Liverpool Lime Street once daily. Tickets cost £65 - £110 and the journey takes 3h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Wavertree via Preston City Centre, Bus Station, Queen Square Bus Station, and Liverpool, Great Charlotte Street in around 6h 44m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via London Stansted, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Edinburgh to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £300
Flights from Edinburgh to Liverpool via London Luton, Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£80 - £300
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£140 - £750
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Liverpool via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £250
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£140 - £750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £550
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£65 - £110
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£25 - £40
Off-Peak Day Single
£50 - £80
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £110
Train from Glasgow Central to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£60 - £95
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£23 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£60 - £95
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £22
Website
Megabus UK
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
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

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Liverpool Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 40m and has one stopover.

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Glasgow to Wavertree bus services, operated by Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire, arrive at Queen Square Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Wavertree train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Wigan North Western station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Wavertree is 227 miles. It takes approximately 3h 43m to drive from Glasgow to Wavertree.

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easyJet offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Liverpool Airport.

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