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If you’re heading north of the border for business or leisure, you can either take on the stresses and strains of driving, queueing and parking, or you could take the easy route with a three-hour jaunt up the West Coast Main Line by taking the train from Manchester to Glasgow. With a direct service linking the cities every two hours, find times below and then read on to find out how to get discounts on your train tickets from Manchester to Glasgow.


Tips on how to book cheaper train tickets

Different times, different prices

If you don’t need to bolt out the door at rush hour, make yourself a nice cuppa and wait for an Off-Peak train from Manchester to Glasgow. Your carriage and the platforms are likely to be less busy and you’ll also benefit from a cheaper fare.

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