Count on Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and Northern to get you quickly and comfortably from Glasgow to Manchester by train! Regardless of which high-speed commuter you board with, you’re assured a relaxing, carefree travel experience enhanced by quality in-car services and amenities. All trains offer the choice of Standard or First Class seating, along with a spectacular window view of the scenic UK landscape.
You’ll travel by train to Manchester, located in the northwestern region of England. Often referred to as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, Manchester also has a deep-rooted history in the music, art, sports and science. The city is chock-full of fun and engaging visitor attractions, such as Albert Square, Manchester Cathedral, Rochdale Canal, the Museum of Science and Industry and the Manchester Art Gallery.
Purchase your Glasgow to Manchester ‘Ticket on Departure & Reservation’ e-ticket right here. Shortly thereafter, you’ll receive your order confirmation along with a ticket collection reference number by email. Use this number to retrieve your physical ticket from a ticket collection machine anywhere in Britain and you’re ready for travel!
When booking your Ticket on Departure & Reservation for travel from Glasgow to Manchester by train, the following fare options may be available: