Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow train

Cheap train tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£26

Average

£30

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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10:10Newcastle3h09 13:19Glasgow Queen Street
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£261One-way
09:15Newcastle2h33 11:48Glasgow Queen Street
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£271One-way
11:02Newcastle2h47 13:49Glasgow Queen Street
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£271One-way
09:45Newcastle2h34 12:19Glasgow Queen Street
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£321One-way
11:31Newcastle2h48 14:19Glasgow Queen Street
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£321One-way

Train schedule Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 22 May
09:15Newcastle2h33 11:48Glasgow Queen Street
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09:45Newcastle2h34 12:19Glasgow Queen Street
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10:10Newcastle3h09 13:19Glasgow Queen Street
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10:42Newcastle2h37 13:19Glasgow Queen Street
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11:02Newcastle2h47 13:49Glasgow Queen Street
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11:31Newcastle2h48 14:19Glasgow Queen Street
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Fastest train times from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 33 m

Average

2 h 44 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

194 km

It's difficult to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:15Newcastle2h33 11:48Glasgow Queen Street
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£271One-way
09:45Newcastle2h34 12:19Glasgow Queen Street
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£321One-way
10:42Newcastle2h37 13:19Glasgow Queen Street
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£321One-way
11:02Newcastle2h47 13:49Glasgow Queen Street
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£271One-way
11:31Newcastle2h48 14:19Glasgow Queen Street
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£321One-way

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Overview: Train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

distanceDistance120 miles (194 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£26 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail, Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow cover the 120 miles (194 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 38 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £21, but the average price of train tickets is £26.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

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Enjoy a smooth and easy route from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 120 miles (194 km) trip to Glasgow from Newcastle upon Tyne with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

CrossCountry from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 43 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 2 a day

Trains from Newcastle to Glasgow

Trains from Newcastle to Glasgow take either an east or west coast route to cover the distance of approximately 150 miles. There are over 40 route options to choose from, direct departures are spread evenly throughout the day, as are indirect journeys which require a change in Carlisle or Edinburgh. The journey from Newcastle to Glasgow takes at least 2.5 hours and up to 4 hours in some cases.

Which train companies travel from Newcastle to Glasgow?

Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway (LNER) and Northern Rail operate trains on direct and indirect routes between Newcastle and Glasgow. Northern Rail trains tend to take the greatest amount of time on this journey as they stop at more stations along the way.

How long is the train journey from Newcastle to Glasgow?

The fastest trains take approximately 2.5 hours to get to Glasgow from Newcastle. The fastest indirect service is offered by Cross Country, with a quick transfer at Edinburgh Waverley, taking just 2 hours 27 minutes. Other trains can take 3 or 4 hours, depending on the route and number of stops along the way.

How many trains are there from Newcastle to Glasgow?

There are over 40 train departures each day from Newcastle. These include both direct and indirect train journeys that take several different routes to Glasgow. Departures times are spread from the early morning to late the evening, allowing passengers flexibility in their travel time. There is at least one departures each hour throughout the day.

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

Departure train station: All trains depart from Newcastle Central station. The station is within walking distance of the city centre. Alternatively, many local buses stop outside the station and there is also a Metro station underneath the train station. Facilities available at the station include shops, restaurants and wheelchair accessible ramps.

Arrival train station: Trains from Newcastle arrive at either Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen Street stations. Central station has Wi-Fi, a first class lounge and shops. Queen Street station offers coffee shops, toilets and waiting areas. Both stations are located in the city centre with public buses stopping nearby for onward transport. Some hotels and other destinations are within walking distance of the stations.

Taking the Train from Newcastle

Newcastle Central Station is the primary departure point for services to Glasgow, and it's easy to get to for anyone living in the Newcastle area. To reach the station from the city centre, the easiest way by far is to take the Metro system. This gets you to Newcastle Central in a few minutes, although local buses and taxis are also available. The Metro runs all day from 5:00 a.m. until just before midnight, so it should be perfect for connecting with most Glasgow bound trains.

Getting into Glasgow by Train

All trains from Newcastle to Glasgow arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station, the perfect way to get a feel for this beautiful Scottish city. Once home to the world's greatest shipbuilding industry, past industrial glory has left a legacy of superb buildings, great galleries and museums to explore. From Queen Street to the centre of town will take 15 minutes by foot, although there is a handy Glasgow Station Link Bus between Queen Street and Glasgow Central Station. Queen Street is also opposite the Buchanan Street Metro station, which provides connections to Charing Cross, the Exhibition Centre and other destinations across Glasgow.

Travel Tips: Trains from Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow for some dates and times for as low as £21  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow train prices are on average £26  one way.
The train distance from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow is around 120 miles (194 km).
On average the Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow train time is 2 h 38 min  covering the 120 miles (194 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When taking a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow, you can count on Northern Rail, Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country for the best way to get you to Glasgow. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Glasgow from Newcastle upon Tyne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow leaves at 05: 22   and the last train for this leaves at 21: 55. Omio shows you the latest train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow is on average £26 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Newcastle upon Tyne
Glasgow
The major railway station for departures from Newcastle upon Tyne is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip to Glasgow from Newcastle upon Tyne.

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