Glasgow to London train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£84

Average

£127

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
08:15Glasgow Queen Street5h37 13:52London Kings Cross
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£841One-way
09:15Glasgow Queen Street5h34 14:49London Kings Cross
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£881One-way
08:45Glasgow Queen Street5h54 14:39London Kings Cross
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£881One-way
09:45Glasgow Queen Street5h55 15:40London Kings Cross
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£1251One-way
08:36Glasgow Central4h32 13:08London Euston
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£1581One-way

Train schedule Glasgow to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
08:15Glasgow Queen Street5h37 13:52London Kings Cross
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08:36Glasgow Central4h32 13:08London Euston
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08:45Glasgow Queen Street5h54 14:39London Kings Cross
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09:15Glasgow Queen Street5h34 14:49London Kings Cross
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09:40Glasgow Central4h31 14:11London Euston
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09:45Glasgow Queen Street5h55 15:40London Kings Cross
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Fastest train times from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 31 m

Average

5 h 20 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

555 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Glasgow for London every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:40Glasgow Central4h31 14:11London Euston
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£2171One-way
08:36Glasgow Central4h32 13:08London Euston
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£1581One-way
09:15Glasgow Queen Street5h34 14:49London Kings Cross
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£881One-way
08:15Glasgow Queen Street5h37 13:52London Kings Cross
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£841One-way
08:45Glasgow Queen Street5h54 14:39London Kings Cross
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£881One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to London

distanceDistance344 miles (555 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£84 (€94)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail, Caledonian Sleeper, Avanti West Coast, Lumo, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Glasgow to London cover the 344 miles (555 km) long route taking on average 4 h 58 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Caledonian Sleeper, Avanti West Coast, Lumo, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £79, but the average price of train tickets is £84. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in London Victoria.

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow to London

Travel by train to London 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 London.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to London from Glasgow for as little as £79  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Glasgow and London is £85  one way.
The Glasgow to London train distance is approximately 344 miles (555 km).
The train time between Glasgow and London is on average 4 h 58 min  for the 344 miles (555 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to London from Glasgow by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Glasgow to start your trip from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arrive in London Victoria.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Glasgow Central and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the train station to the city centre in London.

For the best Glasgow to London train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail, Caledonian Sleeper, Avanti West Coast, Lumo, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Glasgow and London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day to London from Glasgow. If you’re looking for a direct train from Glasgow to London, consider travelling with Avanti West Coast. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Glasgow to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Glasgow to London, the first train leaves at 05: 48. If you prefer late night trains from Glasgow to London, the last train of the day leaves at 22: 40. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to London schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets to London from Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £85 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Glasgow to London a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Glasgow for your journey to London.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
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.
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Public transport options for Glasgow Queen Street
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
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Public transport options for Charing Cross (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
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Public transport options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
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Public transport options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road

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