York to Glasgow train

Cheap train tickets from York to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Cheapest

£26

Average

£41

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.

London North Eastern Railway
09:00York3h49 12:49Glasgow
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£261One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:00York4h19 12:19Glasgow
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£301One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:36York4h11 13:47Glasgow
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£311One-way
Cross Country
09:31York3h48 13:19Glasgow
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£371One-way
Northern Rail
09:51York4h16 14:07Glasgow
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£601One-way

Train schedule York to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 August
London North Eastern Railway
08:00York4h19 12:19Glasgow
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London North Eastern Railway
09:00York3h49 12:49Glasgow
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Cross Country
09:31York3h48 13:19Glasgow
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London North Eastern Railway
09:36York4h11 13:47Glasgow
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Northern Rail
09:51York4h16 14:07Glasgow
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London North Eastern Railway
12:51York3h57 16:48Glasgow
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Fastest train times from York to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 48 m

Average

4 h 3 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

293 km

Of the 6 trains that leave York for Glasgow every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
09:31York3h48 13:19Glasgow
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£371One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:00York3h49 12:49Glasgow
0 changes
£261One-way
London North Eastern Railway
12:51York3h57 16:48Glasgow
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£621One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:36York4h11 13:47Glasgow
0 changes
£311One-way
Northern Rail
09:51York4h16 14:07Glasgow
0 changes
£601One-way

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Overview: Train from York to Glasgow

distanceDistance182 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£71 (€80)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway, Scotrail or Cross Country

Trains from York to Glasgow cover the 182 miles long route taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Scotrail 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 £35, but the average price of train tickets is £71. Travellers depart most frequently from York and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train companies: ScotRail and CrossCountry trains York to Glasgow

Travel between York and Glasgow from £35 with Omio’s train partners ScotRail and CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

CrossCountry
ScotRail

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between York and Glasgow you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry from York to Glasgow for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the York to Glasgow train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your York - Glasgow trip and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance to Glasgow from York by train is 182 miles (293 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as £125 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets between York and Glasgow in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry York - Glasgow train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Train information from York to Glasgow with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 42 min
  • Average Price: £125
  • CrossCountry frequency: 2 a day

Find cheap tickets for ScotRail trains between York and Glasgow on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date York to Glasgow train timetable from ScotRail, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 182 miles (293 km) journey between York and Glasgow, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between York and Glasgow in the Omio app, you can check to see if the ScotRail trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the ScotRail train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Glasgow from York and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Glasgow from York with ScotRail!

    Trains from York to Glasgow

    With trains from York to Glasgow that take as little as three hours 30 minutes and several departures available every hour, it's easy to travel flexibly and quickly on this busy and popular route. Cross Country offers several direct services throughout the week, but most of the trains on this route require at least one change.

    Which train companies travel from York to Glasgow?

    This route is serviced by three operators: Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway and Northern Rail. Most of the services are delivered by Cross Country and London North Eastern Railway (LNER.)

    How long is the train from York to Glasgow?

    The fastest service takes three hours 30 minutes and is offered by Cross Country with one change at Edinburgh Waverley. Typically, most of the trains take between three hours 40 minutes and around four hours. The final night service on this route, which leaves at around 9:00 p.m., can take around nine hours, with a single change at Edinburgh.

    How many trains are there from York to Glasgow?

    Train services on this route begin at around 6:30 a.m. during the week and operate until around 9:00 p.m. There are slightly fewer services at the weekends and these begin later in the day as well, from around 8:00 a.m. During the week and especially at busy commuter periods, there are up to four trains per hour. Even at quieter times, there will usually be at least one scheduled train service on offer.

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

    Departure train station: York Station is located on the edge of the city centre. With 11 platforms, it is a key tourist and business hub alike and has facilities that reflect its status. Passengers will find a first class lounge, accessible toilets, taxis, public WiFi, ATMs, a newsagent, trolleys, lockers, onward bus travel, a car park, a bureau de change and retail, coffee and food outlets.

    Arrival train station: Glasgow Queen Street is the city's terminus station and Scotland's third busiest railway station. Located by historic George Square, it offers plenty of passenger facilities, including an open plan concourse, retail, coffee and newsagent units, accessible toilets, long platforms, waiting areas, digital information boards and ticket machines. There is a help desk, payphones, WiFi and easy onward travel with taxis and bus stops directly outside.

    Travel Tips: Trains from York 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 York to Glasgow.
    FAQs
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from York to Glasgow for as little as £35  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the York to Glasgow train price to come in at an average of £71  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 182 miles  between York and Glasgow by train.
    The train time to Glasgow from York is on average 3 h 40 min  for the 182 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Glasgow from York by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from York   and arrive in Glasgow Central.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from York and travel around 0.5 miles (790 m) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Glasgow Central and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city centre in Glasgow.

    For the journey from York to Glasgow you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway, Scotrail or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from York to Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there are 10 trains a day from York to Glasgow. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    If you prefer early morning trains from York to Glasgow, the first train leaves at 05: 35. If you prefer late night trains from York to Glasgow, the last train of the day leaves at 19: 57. Omio shows you the latest train from York to Glasgow schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    The price of a one way train ticket from York to Glasgow is on average £71 if you book 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 providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Glasgow from York available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    York
    Glasgow
    The major railway station for departures from York is York. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at York for your trip to Glasgow from York.
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    ShoppingShopping
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    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for York
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E outside the Principal Hotel

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