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Overview: Train from Glasgow to South Shields

distanceDistance125 miles (202 km)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day

Trains from Glasgow to South Shields cover the 125 miles (202 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 3 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

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Trains from Glasgow to South Shields
Travel by train to South Shields 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 South Shields.
What is the distance by train from Glasgow to South Shields?
The distance from Glasgow to South Shields by train is approximately 125 miles (202 km).
How long is the train between Glasgow and South Shields?
On average the train from Glasgow to South Shields duration is 3 h 3 min  for the 125 miles (202 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
How many train services are there to South Shields from Glasgow a day?
The average number of trains departing Glasgow for South Shields is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

South Shields
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 from Glasgow to South Shields.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
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

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