There are 8 ways to get from Middlesbrough to Glasgow by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Edinburgh  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

$48 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Glasgow National Express

$17 - $23

6 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Glasgow Central

$40 - $155

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Outside Northern Rock Building Society) X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Buchanan Bus Station M20

$29 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Middlesbrough to Glasgow 189.6 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Newcastle, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Heworth
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Glasgow (GLA) NCL - GLA

$92 - $456

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 8 min

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

$107 - $351

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$103 - $257

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Middlesbrough to Glasgow is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Middlesbrough to Glasgow is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Middlesbrough and Glasgow is 150 miles. The road distance is 189.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Middlesbrough to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Glasgow. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Middlesbrough to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street via Darlington and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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

You can take a train from Middlesbrough to Glasgow via Darlington and Edinburgh in around 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Middlesbrough to Glasgow once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $23 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Grenoble
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Darlington to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Darlington to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Outside Northern Rock Building Society)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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