Glasgow to Macclesfield by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:22
  • Last train
    20:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 45m

Travelling from Glasgow to Macclesfield by train

Fast trains from Glasgow to Macclesfield take around 3 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 320 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Macclesfield.

Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Macclesfield?

Journeys between Glasgow and Macclesfield usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Glasgow to Macclesfield every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Macclesfield?

The Glasgow to Macclesfield train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Glasgow to Macclesfield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Macclesfield is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:17 and the last train is around 20:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 06:30, and the last at 20:08.

When to book Glasgow to Macclesfield train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Glasgow to Macclesfield by train.

Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Macclesfield?

More than one train company operates on the route from Glasgow to Macclesfield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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