|Distance||308 miles (497 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||£89 (€101)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||London North Eastern Railway or Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Glasgow to Cambridge cover the 308 miles (497 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 20 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £59, but the average price of train tickets is £89. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Cambridge.
It's relatively easy to take a train from Glasgow to Cambridge and passengers can choose to travel by either the east or west coast routes. There are trains at almost hourly intervals during the day, but no direct services are available. Depending on the route chosen and the number of changes, journey times can vary from just under 6 hours to 7.5 hours. Trains are operated by Virgin and East Coast, with some onward services provided by CrossCountry. The most direct route between Glasgow and Cambridge is run by Virgin Trains and has 1 change to the CrossCountry Cambridge service at Birmingham New Street station. There can be up to 3 changes on this journey and intermediate stations might include Edinburgh Waverley, York, Peterborough, Stevenage and London Euston and Kings Cross.
Passengers travelling by train from Glasgow to Cambridge depart from Glasgow Central Station. As its name implies, the railway station is conveniently located in Gordon Street in the centre of the city. There are good local bus links to the station from most parts of Glasgow to Scotland's busiest station, and local taxi services also have excellent access.
Cambridge is a historic university city on the banks of the River Cam. Visitors will enjoy exploring iconic buildings like King's College Chapel while proximity to East Anglia and the Fens is an added attraction. Those travelling by train from Glasgow to Cambridge will arrive at Cambridge railway station which is located just under 2 km to the south of the city centre. Regular bus services run to all parts of the city, and taxis are also available from the designated taxi rank adjacent to the station.
Some of the Glasgow train stations to Cambridge you can start your journey from include Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cambridge include Cambridge and Cambridge North.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Glasgow Central and arriving in Cambridge.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Glasgow Central and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Cambridge and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Cambridge.
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