Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Scotrail
08:261h29
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:55Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
0 changes
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Scotrail
08:001h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:08Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
1 change
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Scotrail
08:151h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:23Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Scotrail
08:301h01
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:31Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Scotrail
08:451h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:53Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
1 change

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
Scotrail
08:001h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:08Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Scotrail
08:151h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:23Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Scotrail
08:261h29
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:55Glasgow Central (GLC)
0 changes
Scotrail
08:301h01
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:31Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Scotrail
08:451h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:53Glasgow Central (GLC)
1 change
Scotrail
08:581h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:06Glasgow Central (GLC)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 1 m

Average

1 h 10 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

67 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for Glasgow Central (GLC) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Scotrail
08:301h01
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:31Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
1 change
Scotrail
08:001h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:08Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
1 change
Scotrail
08:151h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:23Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
1 change
Scotrail
08:451h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:53Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
1 change
Scotrail
08:581h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:06Glasgow Central (GLC)
£191One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

distanceDistance42 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 41 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersScotRail, CrossCountry or East Coast

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) cover the 42 miles long journey taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like ScotRail, CrossCountry or East Coast. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train providers: ScotRail, CrossCountry and East Coast trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC)

You can travel by train between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Glasgow Central (GLC) with ScotRail, CrossCountry and East Coast for as low as £12. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

    FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is on average 1 h   for the 42 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Glasgow Central (GLC) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 06: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) leaves at 22: 59.
    There are 50 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) which require at least one change with ScotRail, CrossCountry or East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) train with ScotRail, CrossCountry or East Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Glasgow Central (GLC) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 59.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Glasgow Central, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) is December.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Central (GLC) including taking a train or coach.

    Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    0.4 miles (727 m)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
    Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
    Metro: No metro available.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Edinburgh Airport
    7 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free public Wi-Fi available.
    ATM
    ATM
    There are a few ATM machines around the station.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
    Dining
    Dining
    Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Europcar | Enterprise
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Information booths are located on the concourse.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

    Trains arriving to Glasgow Central

    Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
    Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
    1.1 miles (1.7 km)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
    Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Glasgow International Airport
    8 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free Wi-Fi in the station.
    ATM
    ATM
    There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
    Dining
    Dining
    Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    SIXT | Enterprise
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

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