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Journey details

Best price 95$
Journey duration 5 h 30 min
Connections per day 34
First departure: 00:34
Last departure: 23:36
Distance 556km

Cheap train tickets from London to Glasgow on virail

Virail makes every journey easier: the only thing you will have to do is to specify the date of your journey from London to Glasgow. Afterwards, you will be able to find the perfect option for your trip by filtering and sorting the results by price and departure. You can choose either a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. Virail will also automatically redirect you to the provider's website to complete your booking. Virail is a travel search engine with customers in more than 30 countries. Every year we help more than 60 million people to find the perfect solution for their journey. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and lets you find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies serve the route from London to Glasgow?

Among all virail partners, you will also be able to travel with Nationalrail, serving the train route between London and Glasgow.

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.

How much are the train tickets from London to Glasgow?

Booking in advance really allows you to save some money: in fact, you can get cheap train tickets from London to Glasgow also for only 95,00 $, while the average price is 140,75 $.

Ticket price London - Glasgow every day

Today Tomorrow In 2 days In 3 days In 4 days In 5 days In 6 days
17 $28 $28 $18 $28 $18 $11 $
46 $48 $44 $98 $105 $42 $41 $
30 $ More More More More More 30 $

Trains from London to Glasgow


Especially when travelling alone, such long journeys can be extremely boring. The plane is in this case the perfect alternative: if you can book in advance, low cost airlines can offer tickets to Glasgow even cheaper than train tickets.

What are the departure and arrival stations in London and Glasgow?

The trains to Glasgow leave London from London Euston or London Kings Cross and arrive in Glasgow Central [ GLC ] or Glasgow Queen Street [ GLQ ].

How many connections are there to go Glasgow from London by train per day?

If you need to travel to Glasgow from London please know that there are 34 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 18 routes with at least one change versus 16 direct lines. Therefore, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute. Yet, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip.

What time do the trains to Glasgow leave and how long is the journey?

On average, it takes 5 hours and 51 minutes to get to Glasgow by train, but you will need 5 hours and 16 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 12:07, whereas the last one leaves London at 23:07.

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