Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) train

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA)

distanceDistance75 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesScotRail or Virgin Trains

Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) cover the 75 miles long route taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like ScotRail or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £22, but the average price of train tickets is £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Gretna Green.

Train providers: ScotRail and Virgin Trains trains Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA)

For as little as £22 you can travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) with ScotRail and Virgin Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

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.

Train information from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) with ScotRail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 12 min
  • Cheapest Price: £22
  • ScotRail frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) 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 Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA).
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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) can start from as little as £22 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) is £22; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) is 2 h 12 min   to travel the 75 mile long route, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) leaves at 09: 13. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) leaves at 21: 14.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) without having to change trains with ScotRail. There are 4 direct trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA), you can count on ScotRail or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Gretna Green station (GEA). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 14.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gretna Green, located 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Gretna Green station (GEA) from Glasgow Central (GLC) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 12 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) by train is October.
You have options as you can travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gretna Green station (GEA) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from 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.

Trains arriving to Gretna Green

Distance from Gretna Green to city center
Distance from Gretna Green to city center
0.3 miles (484 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 station car park
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point | 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
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: No | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category A station. This station has step-free access to both platforms Blue Badge parking bays: 2 | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Ramp for train access: No | Wheelchairs available: No | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No
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