Trains from Glasgow to London

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Mon
Aug 19
£138Virgin Trains
£36National Express
£98easyJet
Tue
Aug 20
£40Virgin Trains
£30National Express
£85easyJet
Wed
Aug 21
£52Virgin Trains
£36National Express
£64Loganair
Thu
Aug 22
£51Virgin Trains
£31National Express
£48Loganair
Fri
Aug 23
£161Virgin Trains
£42National Express
£80Loganair
Sat
Aug 24
£119Virgin Trains
£34National Express
£117easyJet
Sun
Aug 25
£161First Transpennine Express
£29National Express
£101Loganair
Mon
Aug 26
£119Virgin Trains
£37National Express
£77easyJet
Tue
Aug 27
£73Virgin Trains
£14National Express
£70British Airways
Wed
Aug 28
£52Virgin Trains
£18National Express
£64Loganair
Thu
Aug 29
£52Virgin Trains
£18National Express
£55British Airways
Fri
Aug 30
£83Virgin Trains
£21National Express
£66easyJet
Sat
Aug 31
£50Virgin Trains
£18National Express
£101easyJet
Sun
Sep 1
£119Virgin Trains
£21National Express
£88easyJet
Mon
Sep 2
£52Virgin Trains
£14National Express
£64Loganair
Tue
Sep 3
£42Virgin Trains
£11National Express
£46easyJet
Wed
Sep 4
£42Virgin Trains
£11National Express
£46easyJet
Thu
Sep 5
£52Virgin Trains
£14National Express
£44easyJet
Fri
Sep 6
£61Virgin Trains
£14National Express
£48Loganair
Sat
Sep 7
£36Virgin Trains
£11National Express
£70British Airways

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Journey Summary

Glasgow to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 2 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £72
Trains depart from:Glasgow
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:555 km
TrainTrain Companies:Virgin Trains, London North Eastern Railway, First Transpennine Express, Caledonian Sleeper

Travelling by Train from Glasgow to London

Trains from Glasgow to London are run by Virgin Trains and run on average once per hour during the weekdays. Most trains are direct and take around 4hrs 30mins to arrive into London.

Know before you go:

  • Trains from Glasgow to London are run by Virgin Trains.
  • The average journey duration is 4hrs 30mins long, although some journeys can take just over 5hrs to complete.
  • Trains run from Glasgow to London from just past 04:18 until 18:40, although times may vary depending on the day of departure.
  • Trains run once every hour on average. Later in the evening, or early in the morning, this may decrease further.
  • Trains depart from Glasgow Central and arrive into London Euston.

Coach Station Information and Getting to the City Centre

Departing from Glasgow: Trains from Glasgow to London depart from Glasgow Central Station which is located on the banks of the River Clyde and is within walking distance of the city centre. The nearest underground station is across the river at Bridge Street Station. Glasgow has a large and efficient local train network, and frequent city bus routes operated by First Glasgow. Stagecoach and McGills buses serve the suburbs and surrounding villages, and a taxi rank is located at the station.

Arriving in London: Trains from Glasgow to London arrive at London Euston Station in the Camden district of the city. Regional trains from Euston cover the South East of England, while Circle, Hammersmith and City, and Metropolitan underground lines stop at Euston Square Station. Frequent bus services to all parts of the capital are operated by Arriva London, London Central buses and Metroline. London has a regular night bus service and taxi ranks are located outside Euston Station.

Tips for Booking Cheap Trains from Glasgow to London

  • To get the best price it's important to book as far in advance as possible as prices climb as tickets sell out.
  • If you’re able to purchase a non-flexible fare, this will also save you money. This means travelling on a particular train at a particular time.
  • Travelling on a Wednesday is considerably cheaper than a Friday.
  • Avoid travelling at peak commuter trains, these will be the most expensive times.

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Best fares for trains from Glasgow to London

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Fri, Aug 23
Train
Virgin Trains
08:404h 30m13:10
GlasgowLondon
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Virgin Trains
07:404h 36m12:16
GlasgowLondon
Fastest Trains from Glasgow to London
Sat, Sep 21
Train
Virgin Trains
08:404h 29m13:09
GlasgowLondon
Thu, Aug 22
Train
Virgin Trains
08:404h 30m13:10
GlasgowLondon
Fri, Aug 23
Train
Virgin Trains
08:404h 30m13:10
GlasgowLondon
Return Train Tickets for London to Glasgow
Tue, Aug 20
Train
Virgin Trains
08:435h 32m14:15
LondonGlasgow
Wed, Aug 21
Train
Virgin Trains
08:435h 32m14:15
LondonGlasgow
Thu, Aug 22
Train
Virgin Trains
08:435h 32m14:15
LondonGlasgow

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Glasgow
London
TrainGlasgow Central

Amenities

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
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