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There are 11 ways to get from Tamworth to Glasgow by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4h 44m

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

$159 - $246

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Bus  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Glasgow National Express

$27 - $38

9 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  5h 52m

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

$140 - $330

Train TransPennine Express  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Tamworth to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central

$117 - $168

Drive  •  4h 44m

  1. Drive from Tamworth to Glasgow 292.3 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  3h 32m

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

$80 - $251

Train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  3h 50m

  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  •  4h 20m

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

$86 - $277

Train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  4h 38m

  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  •  4h 58m

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

$81 - $317

Train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  5h 29m

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

$70 - $219

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tamworth to Glasgow is to bus which costs £20 - £29 and takes 8h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Tamworth to Glasgow is to train and fly which costs £60 - £200 and takes 3h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tamworth to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Tamworth Town Centre, Corporation St and arriving at Glasgow via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tamworth High Level and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 52m.

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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 4h 44m and costs £120 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Tamworth to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Tamworth to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Tamworth to Glasgow train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Tamworth station.

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The best way to get from Tamworth to Glasgow is to train which takes 4h 44m and costs £120 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £29 and takes 8h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Tamworth to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 247.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 44m

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

You can take a train from Tamworth to Glasgow via Crewe in around 4h 44m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Tamworth to Glasgow 5 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 6h 25m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Tamworth to Crewe
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Tamworth to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $220
Train from Tamworth to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
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 Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
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
5h 52m
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
23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $18
Train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
National Express
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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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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 4h 44m to drive from Tamworth to Glasgow.

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

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