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Train Information between Peterborough and Glasgow

distanceDistance278 miles (449 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€73)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Peterborough to Glasgow cover the 278 miles (449 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 10 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £54, but the average price of train tickets is £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Peterborough and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Trains from Peterborough to Glasgow

Passengers wishing to visit the westerly Scottish city from Peterborough will find rail services a great choice.  Departures begin not long after 07:00 a.m. and continue throughout the day, at least once per hour, until 7:00 p.m. Only one service along the 320-mile route is direct, with all other services requiring one change at Edinburgh Waverley. The journey can take as little as four hours 24 minutes.

Which train companies travel from Peterborough to Glasgow?

The majority of trains operating between Peterborough and Glasgow are offered by London North Eastern Railway (LNER). LNER is a British company running long-distance services on the East Coast Main Line, connecting London to the north east of England and Scotland. Services onboard include both trolley services and a cafe bar, WiFi, reserved and priority seating and power sockets on every table. Over the weekend, some indirect services are offered by Cross Country.

How long is the train from Peterborough to Glasgow?

The fastest train service between Peterborough and Glasgow completes the 320-mile route in just four hours 24 minutes and involves a quick transfer at Edinburgh Waverley. Journey times vary slightly but most complete the route in under five and a half hours.

How many trains are there from Peterborough to Glasgow?

Whenever passengers decide to travel, they can expect at least one departure per hour from 7:00 a.m. through to 7:00 p.m. On weekdays, passengers can expect one direct train. All other services are indirect but indirect services often complete the journey more quickly. Scheduled service continues over the weekend, though there is no direct train and the times of departure are slightly different.

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

Departure train station: All trains depart from Peterborough station. The station is within walking distance of the city centre, close to the Queensgate shopping centre. Within the station, passengers can expect to find a newsagent and a cafe, a First Class lounge, customer services, toilets and car and bike parking. The station is readily served by many local bus routes.

Arrival train station: All trains from Peterborough to Glasgow terminate at Glasgow Queen Street station. Located in the centre of the city, Queen Street is within walking distance of both Glasgow Central and High Street stations. Outside the station, passengers will find two taxi ranks, making onward travel easy for all.

Travel Tips

Trains from Peterborough 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 Peterborough to Glasgow.
What is the price of the cheapest train from Peterborough to Glasgow?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Glasgow from Peterborough for as low as £54  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Peterborough to Glasgow on average?
The Peterborough to Glasgow train ticket price is on average £65  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance to Glasgow from Peterborough via train?
The train distance from Peterborough to Glasgow is around 278 miles (449 km).
How long does it take from Peterborough to Glasgow by train?
The Peterborough to Glasgow train duration is on average 5 h 10 min, which is to be expected when travelling 278 miles (449 km) to Glasgow from Peterborough. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Peterborough and arrival train station in Glasgow?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Peterborough   and arriving in Glasgow Central.

Where is the departure train station in Peterborough located? Where is the arrival train station in Glasgow located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Peterborough, is located 0.1 miles (162 m) from the city centre of Peterborough.

The most popular arrival train station, Glasgow Central, is located 0.5 miles (757 m) away from the city centre of Glasgow.

Which train companies can get me from Peterborough to Glasgow?
Take the Peterborough to Glasgow train with London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Glasgow from Peterborough as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there to Glasgow from Peterborough?
The average number of trains departing Peterborough for Glasgow is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How early should I book train tickets to Glasgow from Peterborough to score the best deals?
You can find a train to Glasgow from Peterborough to cost on average £65 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Peterborough to Glasgow train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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