There are 9 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.

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Train LNER  •  4 h

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

$51 - $154

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Bus National Express  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard National Express
  2. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Glasgow National Express

$23 - $31

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Glasgow Central

$46 - $143

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 30 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

$30 - $67

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Middlesbrough to Glasgow 189.6 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Newcastle, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 47 min

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

$93 - $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

$108 - $352

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  5 h 45 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

$104 - $258

Train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA

$118 - $299

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Middlesbrough to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Glasgow via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 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 4 h.

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

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Middlesbrough to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Middlesbrough to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Middlesbrough station.

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Middlesbrough to Glasgow train services, operated by LNER, depart from Darlington station.

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to Glasgow is to train which takes 4 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min.

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

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Middlesbrough to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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Map of how to get from Middlesbrough to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 149.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

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 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Middlesbrough to Glasgow via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard in around 6 h 10 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 17 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 55 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 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 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 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
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
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Newcastle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $90
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Newcastle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Train from Darlington to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
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
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Heworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
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 Middlesbrough to Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 19 to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson St-Carliol St (Opposite Newcastle Building Society)
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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
$17 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Middlesbrough to Glasgow train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Middlesbrough to Glasgow is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to drive from Middlesbrough to Glasgow.

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Aer Lingus, Ryanair, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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