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Train Information between Leeds and Glasgow

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, First Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Leeds to Glasgow cover the 179 miles (288 km) long route taking on average 3 h 51 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, First Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £52, but the average price of train tickets is £73. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Glasgow Central.

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Train from Leeds to Glasgow with CrossCountry

Find the best trains from Leeds to Glasgow with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £52. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Leeds and Glasgow you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets from Leeds to Glasgow are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with CrossCountry between Leeds and Glasgow all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 179 miles (288 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Leeds to Glasgow routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Leeds to Glasgow train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Glasgow with CrossCountry!

Leeds to Glasgow train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 31 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 3 a day

These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Leeds and Glasgow:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Leeds to Glasgow

Trains from Leeds to Glasgow are provided by CrossCountry, Virgin East Coast, TransPennine Express, and Northern rail. Some services run directly, but most have one or two changes, at Manchester Picadilly, York, or Edinburgh. Services start very early in the morning, with the first train generally leaving before 6:00 a.m. Trains then leave every 10-40 minutes throughout the day before the last train leaves after 3:30 a.m. Journey times vary but may last between 4 and 5 hours. Trains depart from Leeds Station which is centrally located on Neville Street, and arrive at Glasgow's Queen Street Station in the centre of the city, close to Buchanan Galleries.

Travel Tips

Trains from Leeds to Glasgow
Travel by train to Glasgow 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 Leeds to Glasgow.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Glasgow from Leeds cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Leeds to Glasgow for as low as £52  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Leeds to Glasgow?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Leeds to Glasgow train prices are on average £73  one way.
How far is it from Leeds to Glasgow by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Leeds and Glasgow via train to be approximately 179 miles (288 km).
How many hours does it take from Leeds to Glasgow by train?
While the time it takes to travel 179 miles (288 km) from Leeds to Glasgow can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Leeds to Glasgow is on average 3 h 51 min.
Which train station from Leeds to Glasgow do I depart from? Which Glasgow train station from Leeds do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Leeds Railway Station   to Glasgow Central.

Where is the train station in Leeds to go to Glasgow? Where is the train station in Glasgow located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Glasgow Central and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Glasgow.

Which train providers can take me from Leeds to Glasgow?
When taking a train from Leeds to Glasgow, you can count on Northern Rail, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, First Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway for the best way to get you to Glasgow. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Leeds and Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services are there from Leeds to Glasgow a day?
The average number of trains departing Leeds for Glasgow is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Leeds to Glasgow? When does the last train depart from Leeds to Glasgow?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Leeds at 07: 14. The last train leaves from Leeds at 11: 16. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Leeds to Glasgow and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book train tickets to Glasgow from Leeds to score the best deals?
You can find a train to Glasgow from Leeds to cost on average £73 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Leeds to Glasgow train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leeds
Glasgow
The major railway station for departures from Leeds is Leeds Railway Station. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leeds Railway Station for your trip from Leeds to Glasgow.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30 | Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59
Connections to/from station
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1