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Journey details

Best price 10.58$
Journey duration 1 h 11 min
Connections per day 106
First departure: 12:56
Last departure: 23:53
Distance 67km

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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 9,30 $. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 12,50 $.

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Trains from Glasgow to Edinburgh


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 ] or Glasgow Queen Street [ GLQ ], which arrives at Edimburgh.

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

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 13:05, whereas the last one at 21:05. On average, the journey lasts 1 hour and 6 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Edinburgh in 59 minutes.

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