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Journey details

Best price 9.55$
Journey duration 1 h 8 min
Connections per day 199
First departure: 00:07
Last departure: 23:53
Distance 67km

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Edinburgh on virail

Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Glasgow to Edinburgh. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which companies travel from Glasgow to Edinburgh by train?

Among all our partners, you will also find Nationalrail, providing the train connections between Glasgow and Edinburgh.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Edinburgh?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Edinburgh from 9,55 $. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 27,73 $.

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Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.

When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

In which stations can you take the train to Edinburgh and where will you arrive?

You can take the train to Edinburgh at Glasgow Central [ GLC ], Glasgow Queen Street [ GLQ ] or Glasgow Central [ GLC ], which arrives at Edinburgh [ EDB ].

Travelling by train to Edinburgh from Glasgow: how many daily connections are there?

If you want to travel from Glasgow to Edinburgh by train, there are 143 available connections per day. Please notice that all of these connections, that is to say 142 routes, are direct lines. There is no connection with a change. Consequently, you will never have to change trains.

How long will it take you from Glasgow to Edinburgh by train and when do the trains leave?

The first train to Edinburgh leaves at 06:02, whereas the last one at 23:02. On average, the journey lasts 1 hour and 5 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Edinburgh in 55 minutes.

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