Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train

Sat, 22 Jun
+ Add return
QR-Code
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
rate4.9
42K ratings
Google Play
rate4.6
136K reviews

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Scotrail
10:000h55
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:55Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Scotrail
10:061h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:24Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Scotrail
09:391h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:57Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Scotrail
08:361h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:56Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Scotrail
09:301h04
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:34Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
Scotrail
08:361h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:56Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
0 changes
Scotrail
09:041h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:24Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
0 changes
Scotrail
09:301h04
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:34Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
0 changes
Scotrail
09:391h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:57Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
0 changes
Scotrail
10:000h55
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:55Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
0 changes
Scotrail
10:061h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:24Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) by train or coach

Sun
23 Jun
Mon
24 Jun
Tue
25 Jun
Wed
26 Jun
Thu
27 Jun
Fri
28 Jun
Sat
29 Jun
Sun
30 Jun
Mon
01 Jul
Tue
02 Jul
Wed
03 Jul
Thu
04 Jul
Fri
05 Jul
Sat
06 Jul
Sun
07 Jul
Mon
08 Jul
Tue
09 Jul
Wed
10 Jul
Thu
11 Jul
Fri
12 Jul
Sat
13 Jul

Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

55 m

Average

1 h 12 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

67 km

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

Fastest
Scotrail
10:000h55
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:55Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
09:301h04
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:34Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
10:061h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:24Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
09:391h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:57Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
08:361h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:56Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
£181One-way
0 changes

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn

Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

distanceDistance41 miles
durationAverage train duration44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 41 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersScotRail

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) cover the 41 miles long journey taking on average 44 min with our travel partners like ScotRail. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Glasgow Queen Street.

Train providers: ScotRail trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

Buy your official ScotRail train tickets to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from £12 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

ScotRail from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train information:

  • Average Duration: 44 min
  • Cheapest Price: £12
  • ScotRail frequency: 50 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) 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 Queen Street (GLQ).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) is £17; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train travel time is 44 min   for the 41 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) leaves at 23: 45.
Yes, there are 41 direct trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) with ScotRail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with ScotRail. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 45.

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 Queen Street, located 0.6 miles (977 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is worth doing with a journey time of 44 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) 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 Queen Street

Distance from Glasgow Queen Street to city center
Distance from Glasgow Queen Street to city center
0.6 miles (977 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: Tel: 0800 046 1634 and 18001 0800 046 1634 (Deaf and customers who are hard of hearing) | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category A station. This station has step-free access to all platforms. The Passenger Assist meeting point is at the Information Desk on Concourse. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

More options for your journey from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

Most popular trains, buses, flights and ferries to and from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

HomeTrainsEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) train

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
More routes, destinations and providers