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.
The average ticket from Peterborough to Glasgow will cost around £ 65 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 62.
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5 h 11 m
5 h 14 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Peterborough for Glasgow every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 449 km distance in an average of 5 h 14 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 11 m .
The slowest trains will take 5 h 19 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||278 miles (449 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||£72 (€81)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country|
Trains from Peterborough to Glasgow cover the 278 miles (449 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 20 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £58, but the average price of train tickets is £72. Travellers depart most frequently from Peterborough and arrive in Glasgow Central.
CrossCountry trains will get you between Peterborough and Glasgow from £58. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Glasgow from Peterborough you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
One of the best ways to travel to Glasgow from Peterborough is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train to Glasgow from Peterborough by showing you CrossCountry current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Peterborough to Glasgow route. You can expect to travel 278 miles (449 km) between Peterborough and Glasgow on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Glasgow from Peterborough, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Peterborough and Glasgow!
These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Peterborough and 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Peterborough and arrive in Glasgow Central.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Peterborough, which is located around 0.1 miles (231 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Glasgow Central, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.
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