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There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow to Winsford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Crewe

£94 - £312

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station M11
  2. Take the train from Preston to Warrington Bank Quay

£26 - £71

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Train via Liverpool  •  5h 27m

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

£80 - £119

Train, bus  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay
  2. Take the bus from Bank Quay, Thynne Street to Northwich Interchange Stand F 9A / ...

Drive  •  3h 48m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Winsford 233.5 miles

£35 - £55

Fly Glasgow to Liverpool  •  6h 30m

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

£51 - £275

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train  •  6h 17m

  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 Winsford

£66 - £254

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 Winsford

£62 - £328

Fly Glasgow to Manchester  •  7h 42m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN

£53 - £252

Glasgow to Winsford by train

The train journey time between Glasgow and Winsford is around 3h 59m and covers a distance of around 250 miles. The fastest train normally takes 3h 26m. Operated by Avanti West Coast and London Midland, the Glasgow to Winsford train service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Winsford. Typically 93 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 59m
Fastest train time:
3h 26m
Train distance:
250 miles
Trains per week:
93
Cheapest price:
£94
Carbon emissions:
21 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 Winsford train schedules

Glasgow → Winsford
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Winsford is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 48m.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Winsford is to drive which takes 3h 48m and costs £35 - £55.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Winsford. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Winsford via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 58m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Winsford is 199 miles. The road distance is 233.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Winsford without a car is to train which takes 3h 58m and costs £90 - £320.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Glasgow to Winsford, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Winsford is to train which takes 3h 58m and costs £90 - £320. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £50 - £280 and takes 6h 30m.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Liverpool Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 30m and has one stopover.

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Glasgow to Winsford train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Crewe station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Winsford.
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  • Distance: 198.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 58m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Winsford, Cheshire, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Glasgow Central to Crewe every 4 hours. Tickets cost £90 - £310 and the journey takes 3h 4m. Alternatively, easyJet, Loganair and KLM fly from Glasgow to Winsford twice daily.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£140 - £410
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 Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £420
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
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£35 - £190
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £430
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Derry
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £320
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
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
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Crewe
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £310
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£230 - £310
Train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£210 - £280
Train from Preston to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £40
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £40
TransPennine Express Service
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Winsford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £13
Train from Birmingham New Street to Winsford
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £26
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £26
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonsownbuses.co.uk
Bus from Bank Quay, Thynne Street to Northwich Interchange Stand F
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Network Warrington
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
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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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Winsford is 233 miles. It takes approximately 3h 48m to drive from Glasgow to Winsford.

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KLM, Loganair and easyJet offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Liverpool Airport.

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