|Distance||255 miles (412 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 44 min|
|Average train ticket price||£117 (€131)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Leicester to Glasgow cover the 255 miles (412 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 44 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £117, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £100. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Glasgow Central.
Travellers looking to catch a service from Leicester to Glasgow will find plenty of choices, whether they are travelling during busy commuter periods or as tourists during off-peak periods. There are often up to five scheduled services per hour operated by four train companies: Cross Country, First Transpennine Express, London North Eastern Railway and Virgin Trains. Mobile tickets are also available on many of the services for added convenience.
Scheduled train services between Leicester and Glasgow are operated by Cross Country, First Transpennine Express, London North Eastern Railway and Virgin Trains. Each service typically runs one train per hour and at busy periods, there will often be trains from all operators on offer within each 60-minute period.
The quickest journey takes around four hours 30 minutes and is operated by Cross Country trains with a change at Nuneaton. The average journey takes around five hours 50 minutes and services can have anything from one to three changes.
There are sometimes as many as four trains scheduled for each hour of departure, especially during busy commuter periods during the week. Trains start to run from around 6:00 a.m. on weekday mornings and continue until around 11:00 p.m. It's worth noting that the final trains of the day - typically those leaving after 10:00 p.m. - have longer journeys of around ten hours in total, with at least one change.
Departure train station: Leicester Train Station is a major stop for many services travelling to London. Thanks to a recent upgrade, the original Victorian building retains its impressive architecture but now has open-plan and accessible facilities that include information boards, ticketing machines, ATMs, coffee kiosks, newsagents and retail outlets, WiFi and toilets. There is a taxi rank and car park and buses are just a short walk away.
Arrival train station: Glasgow Central Station is located in Glasgow city centre. It has retail outlets, a coffee kiosk and newsagent, seating areas, a waiting lounge, ticket kiosks and information display boards, trolleys, ATMs and WiFi. The taxi rank is directly outside the station along with bus stops.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Glasgow Central.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Leicester 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.
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