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

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

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Scotrail
21:231h17
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
22:40Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes
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Scotrail
22:261h21
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
23:47Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes
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Scotrail
21:561h20
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
23:16Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes
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Scotrail
22:150h49
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
23:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Scotrail
21:150h51
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
22:06Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGlasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
Scotrail
21:150h51
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
22:06Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Scotrail
21:231h17
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
22:40Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Scotrail
21:450h49
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
22:34Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Scotrail
21:561h20
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
23:16Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Scotrail
22:150h49
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
23:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Scotrail
22:261h21
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
23:47Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes

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

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

49 m

Average

1 h 4 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

67 km

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

Fastest
Scotrail
22:150h49
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
23:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Scotrail
21:450h49
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
22:34Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
21:150h51
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
22:06Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
21:231h17
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
22:40Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes
Scotrail
21:561h20
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
23:16Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£181One-way
0 changes

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

distanceDistance41 miles
durationAverage train duration45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 41 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersScotRail

Trains from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 41 miles long journey taking on average 45 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 trip costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Queen Street and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

For as little as £9 you can travel by train between Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with ScotRail. 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.

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

  • Average Duration: 45 min
  • Cheapest Price: £9
  • ScotRail frequency: 50 a day

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

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 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 Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £9 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 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 Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train time is 45 min   covering the 41 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 23: 45.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) without having to change trains with ScotRail. There are 41 direct trains from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train with ScotRail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to 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 23: 45.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Queen Street, which is located around 0.6 miles (977 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) is worth doing with a journey time of 45 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is May.
You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from 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

Trains arriving to 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.

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