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Thu
21 Oct
£78Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
£49easyJet
Fri
22 Oct
£78Avanti West Coast
£34National Express
£39easyJet
Sat
23 Oct
£99Avanti West Coast
£35National Express
£49British Airways
Sun
24 Oct
£99Avanti West Coast
£33National Express
£45easyJet
Mon
25 Oct
£78Avanti West Coast
£29National Express
£39easyJet
Tue
26 Oct
£72Avanti West Coast
£28National Express
£39easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£71Avanti West Coast
£28National Express
£31easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£99Avanti West Coast
£34National Express
£42easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£39Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
£62British Airways
Sun
31 Oct
£76London North Eastern Railway
£27National Express
£31easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
£72Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
£31easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£71Avanti West Coast
£25National Express
£31easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£78Avanti West Coast
£27National Express
£31easyJet
Sat
6 Nov
£45Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
£31easyJet
Wed
10 Nov
£72Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
£31easyJet

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Train Information between Glasgow and Leicester

distanceDistance255 miles (412 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£84 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Glasgow to Leicester cover the 255 miles (412 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 26 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £84, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £72. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Leicester.

Travel Tips

Trains from Glasgow to Leicester
Travel by train to Leicester 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 to Leicester.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Glasgow to Leicester cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Leicester from Glasgow for the next 7 days starting from £72  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Glasgow to Leicester?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Glasgow to Leicester train to cost on average £84  one way.
What is the distance by train from Glasgow to Leicester?
The train distance from Glasgow to Leicester is around 255 miles (412 km).
What is the average Glasgow to Leicester train duration?
The train time to Leicester from Glasgow is on average 5 h 26 min  for the 255 miles (412 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Leicester from Glasgow by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Glasgow goes to Leicester? Which train station do I come into Leicester from Glasgow?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Leicester.

Where is the departure train station in Glasgow located? Where is the arrival train station in Leicester located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Glasgow Central, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival train station in Leicester, called Leicester, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Which train companies can take me to Leicester from Glasgow?
For the best Glasgow to Leicester train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Glasgow and Leicester to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there to Leicester from Glasgow a day?
The average number of trains departing Glasgow for Leicester is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Glasgow to Leicester?
If you prefer early morning trains from Glasgow to Leicester, the first train leaves at 07: 36. If you prefer late night trains from Glasgow to Leicester, the last train of the day leaves at 08: 36. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Leicester schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Glasgow to Leicester to get the best deals?
You can find a train between Glasgow and Leicester to cost on average £84 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Glasgow to Leicester train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Leicester
The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your trip between Glasgow and Leicester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Connections to/from 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