Trains from Glasgow to Inverness

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Glasgow to Inverness train information

Glasgow Inverness train map

Train duration 3h22m
Arrival Inverness, Scotland
Departure Glasgow, Scotland
Distance 112 Miles
Train operators ScotRail
Lowest train price from £8.50
Average train price £49.00

The trains between Glasgow (South Western Scotland) to Inverness (Highlands and Islands) are operated by ScotRail. The services on board may change depending on the train operator.

On average, it takes normally 3h22m by train to cover the 112 miles to go to Inverness from Glasgow. The train duration can change depending if the train is direct or with changes.

According to our data, the starting fare to take the train in the next month is £8.50. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for Glasgow to Inverness train tickets

from £8.50 MORE 4h01m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £30.10 MORE 5h47m
from £12.70 MORE 3h32m
Flight
from £74.93 MORE 16h43m

Glasgow - Inverness prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Glasgow to Inverness by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Megabus£18

National Express£34

Loco2£45

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Megabus£13

National Express£34

Loco2£45

18

Megabus£13

National Express£31

Loco2£24

19

Megabus£13

National Express£34

Loco2£18

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Megabus£13

National Express£31

Loco2£18

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Megabus£18

National Express£34

Loco2£18

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times Glasgow to Inverness

When are the next trains to Inverness?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Glasgow Queen Street
14:40
Inverness
19:41
5h01m ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
15:08
Inverness
18:26
3h18m ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
16:42
Inverness
20:06
3h24m ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
17:41
Inverness
21:01
3h20m ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
18:09
Inverness
21:27
3h18m ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
19:39
Inverness
23:17
3h38m ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
23:38
Inverness
07:49
8h11m ScotRail
Tomorrow
Glasgow Queen Street
07:07
Inverness
10:27
3h20m ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
08:38
Inverness
11:59
3h21m ScotRail
Glasgow Queen Street
10:10
Inverness
13:27
3h17m ScotRail
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The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

According to our data, 13 trains from Glasgow to Inverness are running today and 13 tomorrow. The first Glasgow Inverness train is at 07:07 while the last train is at 23:38. The first and last departure hours may be different on each day of the week and there may be less trains during weekends or bank holidays. Train companies can as well increase or decrease the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

Glasgow - Inverness: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

90

£12

60

£15

30

£17

15

£23

7

£28

3

£43

1

£43

Same day

Days before Departure

The chart above illustrates the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the ticket is purchased. Purchasing your train from Glasgow to Inverness in advance will enable you to pay less for your train.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £12 when purchasing your train 2 months in advance which is 72% cheaper than the best price we found when purchasing your seat 1 day in advance.

Best prices for Glasgow to Inverness trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Glasgow and Inverness by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Inverness to Glasgow and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£17.20 02/02/2019 07:04 ScotRail 15 hours ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£17.20 01/02/2019 07:07 ScotRail 1 day ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£17.20 01/02/2019 08:38 ScotRail 1 day ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£17.20 19/01/2019 07:04 ScotRail 2 days ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£17.20 21/01/2019 19:39 ScotRail 3 days ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£17.20 25/01/2019 18:09 ScotRail 4 days ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£17.20 25/01/2019 19:39 ScotRail 4 days ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£23.40 02/02/2019 10:10 ScotRail 15 hours ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£23.40 02/02/2019 12:09 ScotRail 15 hours ago
Glasgow
Queen Street
Inverness
£23.40 02/02/2019 15:08 ScotRail 15 hours ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

Glasgow Inverness train

Discount Glasgow - Inverness train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to spend less for your Glasgow Inverness train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are 5 types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

The main benefit of getting a railcard is that you only need a few trips to earn as much money as you spent.

You will need to pay at least £88 of train tickets across the whole year for the railcard to pay for itsfel. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you book after that, you will make savings.

For instance, train tickets from Glasgow to Inverness cost on average £48.64 (1). By dividing £88 by £48.64 (£88/£48.64 = 1.81), it appears that after only 2 one way trips from Inverness to Glasgow, the card will have paid for itself.

The price to purchase a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to get the 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to save 34% off most train fares for an entire year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Glasgow to Inverness train £48.64 £32.43 £16.21 1.81

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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