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

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Train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Glasgow Central

$166 - $281

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Bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Telford to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Hamilton, Scotland National Express

$33 - $44

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Train via Warrington Bank Quay  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Warrington Bank Quay
  2. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Glasgow Central

$151 - $245

Line 5 bus, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) 5
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central

$128 - $193

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Telford to Glasgow 279 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

$63 - $241

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$69 - $267

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA

$92 - $274

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  4. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$98 - $280

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 37 min

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

$81 - $336

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Telford to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Telford and arriving at Glasgow, North Frederick Street via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Hamilton, Gateside Street (No 141). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Telford to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Telford Central and arriving at Glasgow Central via Wolverhampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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The distance between Telford and Glasgow is 233 miles. The road distance is 279 miles.

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The best way to get from Telford to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 4 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Telford to Glasgow, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Telford to Glasgow is to train which takes 4 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 40 min.

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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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Telford to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hamilton, Scotland station.

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Map of how to get from Telford to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 233.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Telford to Glasgow every 4 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $260 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Telford to Glasgow via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Hamilton, Scotland, and Hamilton, Gateside Street (No 141) in around 8 h 40 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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
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
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
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 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
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
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 Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
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 Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $260
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $200
Train from Stafford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stafford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Telford to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Hamilton, Scotland
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.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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Telford to Glasgow train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Telford to Glasgow is 279 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to drive from Telford to Glasgow.

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

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