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There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Glasgow to Bristol, train  •  3h 58m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Parson Street to Weston-super-Mare

£53 - £218

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Bus  •  11h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Weston-super-Mare National Express

£17 - £23

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol  •  4h 36m

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

£55 - £233

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train  •  6h 11m

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

£112 - £463

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads

£95 - £563

Train via Preston  •  8h 10m

  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 Temple Meads

£146 - £629

Train  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Bristol Temple Meads

£208 - £557

Night train, train  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Weston-super-Mare

£153 - £230

Drive  •  6h 19m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare 390.5 miles

£55 - £90

Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare by trains

The train journey time between Glasgow and Weston-super-Mare is around 7h 25m and covers a distance of around 404 miles. The fastest train normally takes 6h 37m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service, CrossCountry and others, the Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare train service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Weston-super-Mare. Typically 97 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
7h 25m
Fastest train time:
6h 37m
Trains per week:
97
Cheapest price:
£161
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:26
Last train departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare train schedules

Glasgow → Weston-super-Mare
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare is to bus, which costs £17 - £24 and takes 11h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare is to fly and train which costs £50 - £220 and takes 3h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Weston-super-Mare via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Weston-super-Mare via Preston, Birmingham New Street and Bristol Temple Meads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 10m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Weston-super-Mare is 318 miles. The road distance is 390.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare without a car is to train via Preston which takes 8h 10m and costs £140 - £650.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare is to train via Preston which takes 8h 10m and costs £140 - £650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £24 and takes 11h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare.
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  • Distance: 318.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 58m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Weston-super-Mare, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare via Preston, Birmingham New Street, and Bristol Temple Meads in around 8h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 11h 15m.

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
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £320
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
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Parson Street to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £19
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £22
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£18 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
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 Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£190 - £470
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£190 - £240
Anytime Day 1st Class
£330 - £470
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
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 48m
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
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £90
Night train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£65 - £100
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£25 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £100
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 Weston-super-Mare
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express

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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 Weston-super-Mare bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Weston-super-Mare station.

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Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bristol Temple Meads station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare is 390 miles. It takes approximately 6h 19m to drive from Glasgow to Weston-super-Mare.

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easyJet offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 238+ hotels available in Weston-super-Mare. 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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