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Jul 15
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£144BA Cityflyer
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Jul 16
£73Virgin Trains
£22National Express
£92Loganair
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Jul 17
£73Virgin Trains
£22National Express
£92Loganair
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Jul 18
£77Virgin Trains
£23National Express
£145Loganair
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Jul 19
£158Virgin Trains
£32National Express
£113Loganair
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Jul 20
£81London North Eastern Railway
£22National Express
£167easyJet
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Jul 21
£81London North Eastern Railway
£32National Express
£92Loganair
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Jul 22
£97London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
£92Loganair
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Jul 23
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20National Express
£76Loganair
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Jul 24
£81London North Eastern Railway
£18National Express
£76Loganair
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Jul 25
£97London North Eastern Railway
£27National Express
£87easyJet
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Jul 26
£117London North Eastern Railway
£30National Express
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Jul 27
£81London North Eastern Railway
£22National Express
£104easyJet
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Jul 28
£81London North Eastern Railway
£22National Express
£92Loganair
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Jul 29
£117London North Eastern Railway
£25National Express
£76Loganair
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Jul 30
£77Virgin Trains
£18National Express
£75easyJet
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Jul 31
£81London North Eastern Railway
£18National Express
£76Loganair
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£90Virgin Trains
£25National Express
£92Loganair
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£97London North Eastern Railway
£22National Express
£114Loganair
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Aug 3
£73Virgin Trains
£18National Express
£117British Airways
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Aug 4
£80London North Eastern Railway
£20National Express
£92Loganair

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Journey Summary

London to Glasgow Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 7 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £75
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Glasgow
Distance:555 km
TrainTrain Companies:London North Eastern Railway, Virgin Trains

Trains from London to Glasgow

Travellers planning a trip to Scotland's largest city from London can take daily direct trains on the West Coast Main Line. This route allows passengers to reach Glasgow in around four hours and 30 minutes. Departure times range from very early morning services from London Euston to early evening connections. Overnight trains are provided by Caledonian Sleeper services to Glasgow Central six night a week.

Which train companies travel from London to Glasgow?

Virgin Trains offers daily direct trains from London Euston to Glasgow Central on the West Coast Main Line. Caledonian Sleeper trains operate direct overnight services to Glasgow. Indirect connections include London North Eastern Railway services from London King's Cross with a change to Scotrail services at Edinburgh Waverley.

How long is the train from London to Glasgow?

Virgin Trains direct services to Glasgow Central offer the fastest option for the 390-mile route north from London, with the quickest trains taking four hours and 29 minutes. Most Virgin services take up to 15 minutes longer, although some stopping services take an hour longer. Caledonian Sleeper overnight trains take seven hours and 32 minutes to reach Glasgow.

How many trains are there from London to Glasgow?

Virgin Trains schedules offer departures from London Euston to Glasgow Central at least every hour throughout the day, with a first service early in the morning and a final train from Euston in mid-evening. Sunday schedules feature fewer direct services and journey times of over five hours. The Caledonian Sleeper service operates from Sunday-Friday (with two trains on Sundays), with departures a little before midnight.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Glasgow?

Departure train station: Trains depart from London Euston or King's Cross. Euston Station is located on the northern side of central London, with its own bus terminus and Tube station. King's Cross is a short walk to the east, served by city bus stops on Euston Road and Underground trains on six lines. Both stations have a wide choice of restaurants and cafes, gift shops, food supermarkets and free WiFi.

Arrival train station: Passengers will arrive at Glasgow Central. Central Station is in the heart of the city, with public transport links available from bus stops on Union Street and Subway trains from St. Enoch. The concourse has a pub, pharmacy, food shops and taxi ranks.

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Fri, Jul 19
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07:304h 29m11:59
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07:005h 33m12:33
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Wed, Jul 17
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09:304h 29m13:59
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09:304h 29m13:59
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Fri, Jul 19
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07:304h 29m11:59
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Return Train Tickets for Glasgow to London
Wed, Jul 17
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07:005h 33m12:33
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Thu, Jul 18
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07:005h 33m12:33
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Fri, Jul 19
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07:005h 33m12:33
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Glasgow
TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Charing Cross

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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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.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

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