There are 10 ways to get from Tamworth to Glasgow by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central

$137 - $270

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Train, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth to Kidsgrove
  2. Take the train from Kidsgrove to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station M11

$60 - $100

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Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Glasgow Central

$140 - $330

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Tamworth to Glasgow 292.3 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

$81 - $251

Train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA

$79 - $231

Fly Birmingham to Edinburgh, bus  •  4 h 6 min

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

$87 - $277

Train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$85 - $237

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 20 min

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

$97 - $347

Train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$73 - $218

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tamworth High Level and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Tamworth and Glasgow is 247 miles. The road distance is 292.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Tamworth to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Tamworth to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Tamworth to Glasgow train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Tamworth station.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Tamworth to Glasgow train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tamworth to Glasgow is 292 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Tamworth to Glasgow.

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easyJet, Aer Lingus, Ryanair and Flybe offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tamworth to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 247.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Tamworth to Glasgow via Lancaster in around 4 h 7 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Train from Tamworth to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $200
Anytime Day Single
$210 - $330
Train from Tamworth to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Train from Tamworth to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth High Level to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $220
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $230
Train from Tamworth High Level to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
Train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Tamworth to Kidsgrove
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Tamworth to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Megabus UK
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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