Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Lumo
08:075h40
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:47London Kings Cross (KGX)
£911One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:306h08
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
£991One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:455h54
Glasgow Central (GLC)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
£991One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:186h20
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
£991One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:176h22
Glasgow Central (GLC)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
£991One-way
1 change

Train timetableGlasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 25 April
Lumo
08:075h40
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:47London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:176h22
Glasgow Central (GLC)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:384h54
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:32London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:455h54
Glasgow Central (GLC)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:186h20
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:306h08
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
2 changes

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Train times from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Fastest Journey

4 h 54 m

Average

5 h 53 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

553 km

To travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:384h54
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:32London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1031One-way
1 change
Lumo
08:075h40
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:47London Kings Cross (KGX)
£911One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:455h54
Glasgow Central (GLC)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
£991One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:306h08
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
£991One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:186h20
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
£991One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

distanceDistance342 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£80 (€89)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, East Coast, Lumo, Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) cover the 342 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 54 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, East Coast, Lumo, Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £80, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in London Kings Cross.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, East Coast and Lumo trains Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Buy your official Virgin Trains, East Coast and Lumo train tickets between Glasgow Central (GLC) and London Kings Cross (KGX) from £42 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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.

East Coast from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 48 min
  • Cheapest Price: £73

FAQs: Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 London Kings Cross (KGX).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) can start from as little as £42 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is £80; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train travel time is 4 h 54 min   for the 342 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 05: 33. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 18: 30.
There are 16 trains a day from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, East Coast, Lumo, Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry or Caledonian Sleeper. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, East Coast, Lumo, Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Glasgow Central (GLC) to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

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 London Kings Cross, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to London Kings Cross (KGX) including taking a train, coach or flight.

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 London Kings Cross

Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
2.2 miles (3.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London City Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
Lockers
Lockers
Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

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