Birmingham is a popular city with maximum population outside London. The city is a major commercial hub and a major core for conducting events, conference and many popular universities making it the largest centre for education. Birmingham has many tourist attractions such as skyline of Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham Town Hall, St. Martin’s church, University of Birmingham and Library of Birmingham.
For commuting from Glasgow to Birmingham, train is the best option which is exercised by maximum commuters. There are many trains that run between Glasgow to Birmingham route on a daily basis.
Trains from Glasgow to Birmingham depart from Glasgow Central station and arrives at Birmingham New Street station. There are direct trains to Birmingham from Glasgow without having to change the trains. However in some of the journeys one needs to make two or even three changes. The first train from Glasgow to Birmingham departs at 04:28 and the last train departs at 23:40. On an average, journey time between Glasgow to Birmingham is 4 hours and 43 minutes. The Journey time may be longer on weekends and public holidays. The fastest journey time is 4 hours and 5 minutes. No sleeper services are available. Cross Country, East Coast, Scotrail and First Transpennine Express are the railway companies operating their services on Glasgow to Birmingham route.
|Train Provider||From Glasgow||To Birmingham||Date||Fare||Duration|
|06:30||11:05||15 November 2018||£113.00||4 Hr 35 Min|
|08:00||11:58||15 November 2018||£113.00||3 Hr 58 Min|
|06:30||10:58||15 November 2018||£113.00||4 Hr 28 Min|
|08:00||12:05||15 November 2018||£113.00||4 Hr 5 Min|
|06:01||12:07||15 November 2018||£122.60||6 Hr 6 Min|
|06:48||12:27||15 November 2018||£122.60||5 Hr 39 Min|
Glasgow Birmingham train tickets can be purchased prior to boarding the train and booking the tickets in advance can often get passengers a good bargain on train tickets. The earlier you book, the better because the prices of train tickets increases if booked on the date of travel. So, it is advisable to book around three months in advance.
|Nottingham||Birmingham||£33.1||1 Hr 51 Min|
|Leeds||Birmingham||£66.4||2 Hr 52 Min|
|Edinburgh||Birmingham||£122.6||5 Hr 3 Min|
|Glasgow||Birmingham||£113.0||4 Hr 35 Min|
|London||Birmingham||£52.0||2 Hr 15 Min|
|Manchester||Birmingham||£43.9||1 Hr 33 Min|
|Sunderland||Birmingham||£114.6||3 Hr 42 Min|
|Southampton||Birmingham||£91.8||2 Hr 33 Min|
|Brighton||Birmingham||£57.0||3 Hr 33 Min|
|Swansea||Birmingham||£62.4||3 Hr 16 Min|
|Portsmouth||Birmingham||£85.2||3 Hr 55 Min|
|Bristol||Birmingham||£58.9||2 Hr 15 Min|
Other Means of Transportation from Glasgow to Birmingham
One could also exercise the option of travelling by bus from Glasgow to Birmingham. Bus services from Glasgow to Birmingham are provided by some of the most trusted bus companies such as Megabus and National Express.