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Trip Bristol Glasgow

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Bristol to Glasgow

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How to get from Bristol to Glasgow?

We are suggesting 23 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Bristol Glasgow. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Bristol Glasgow

For your trip from Bristol (England, United Kingdom) to Glasgow (Scotland, United Kingdom) with a distance of 312 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Bristol Glasgow is a direct bound.
Trains of CrossCountry to Glasgow leave from Bristol Temple Meads railway station in Bristol. Arrival in Glasgow will take place at Glasgow Central station (0.6 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Bristol-Glasgow that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express in Bristol. The bus will drop you off at Glasgow bus station (0.3 mi from Glasgow, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Bristol bus station (0.3 mi from Bristol) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Glasgow.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Bristol-Glasgow.
The direct flight Bristol > Glasgow will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Bristol and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Bristol BRS airport, 7.5 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Glasgow (Glasgow International airport, IATA code: GLA) operated by Easyjet.

Which carriers to travel between Bristol and Glasgow?

Airlines
Aurigny Air Services carries out a flight from Bristol BRS airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Bristol to Manchester (arrival at Manchester International MAN airport)
FlyBE flies on the route from Manchester International MAN airport (located 9.3 mi from Manchester, United Kingdom) to Glasgow (serving Glasgow International GLA airport)
Easyjet schedules the flight from Bristol BRS airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Bristol to Glasgow (arrival at Glasgow International GLA airport)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Bristol-Glasgow (313.2 mi)
Bus companies
MegaBus operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of Bristol in Bristol and to the one of Birmingham (England United Kingdom) and between the city of Birmingham (serving Birmingham bus station at 0.5 mi from centre) and the city of Glasgow where the coach will drop you off at Glasgow station situated at about 0.3 mi from Glasgow city centre.
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line from the bus station of Bristol in Bristol and to the one of Glasgow (Scotland United Kingdom)
Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Bristol-Glasgow with the train from Bristol Temple Meads railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Glasgow Central at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
East Coast transports passengers on a rail line from Edinburgh to Glasgow with the train which leaves Edinburgh Waverley station to arrive at Glasgow Central railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
Virgin Trains operates the train journey Birmingham-Glasgow with the train from Birmingham New Street railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Glasgow Central at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
First TransPennine Express provides a rail connection from Manchester to Glasgow with the train which leaves Manchester Piccadilly station to arrive at Glasgow Central railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
ScotRail transports passengers on a rail line Motherwell-Glasgow with the train from Motherwell railway station (0.5 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Glasgow Central at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)

Stop cities from Bristol or cities to visit near Glasgow

When travelling from Glasgow to Bristol by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Edinburgh located at 42 mi from Glasgow, Birmingham 78 mi away from Bristol, Manchester situated at 141 mi from Bristol, Motherwell at approximately 12 mi from Glasgow (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Glasgow or back to Bristol, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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