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There are 7 ways to get from Tyldesley to Glasgow by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Glasgow Central

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Bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Glasgow National Express

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Night bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the night bus from Manchester City Centre, Corporation Street to Buchanan Bus Station M11

Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from Tyldesley to Glasgow 206.5 miles

Fly from Manchester  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA

Train to Liverpool, fly  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Glasgow (GLA) LPL - GLA

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

Tyldesley to Glasgow by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Tyldesley and Glasgow is around 4h 11m and covers a distance of around 216 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 54 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 16m. Operated by Diamond, Avanti West Coast and TransPennine Express Service, the Tyldesley to Glasgow service departs from Tyldesley Square and arrives in Glasgow Central. Typically 95 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 16m
Layover time:
54 min
Total time:
4h 11m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 16m
Journey distance:
216 miles
Services per week:
95
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:30
Last service departs at:
23:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tyldesley to Glasgow bus, walk and train schedules

Tyldesley → Glasgow
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The most affordable way to get from Tyldesley to Glasgow is to bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 6h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Tyldesley to Glasgow is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tyldesley to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Tyldesley, Astley Street and arriving at Glasgow via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 55m.

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The distance between Tyldesley and Glasgow is 179 miles. The road distance is 206.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Tyldesley to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 4h 1m and costs £60 - £270.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Tyldesley to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Tyldesley to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The best way to get from Tyldesley to Glasgow is to train which takes 4h 1m and costs £60 - £270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 6h 55m, you could also fly, which costs £22 - £160 and takes 6h 2m.

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 30m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Tyldesley to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 178.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 1m

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

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Wigan North Western to Glasgow Central hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £270 and the journey takes 2h 33m. TransPennine Express Service also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Glasgow once daily. Tickets cost £9 - £12 and the journey takes 5h 20m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £240
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£90 - £240
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£90 - £240
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove), Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Isle Of Man, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove), London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £400
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London City
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£90 - £400
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£11 - £140
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £410
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£190 - £700
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £270
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£200 - £270
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £120
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£60 - £95
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£23 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£60 - £95
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £19
Off-Peak Single
£11 - £17
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£15 - £23
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Manchester City Centre, Corporation Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
Megabus UK

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Yes, the driving distance between Tyldesley to Glasgow is 207 miles. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from Tyldesley to Glasgow.

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Aer Lingus, Blue Islands Limited, Loganair and four other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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