Trains from London to Glasgow

London to Glasgow train information

London Glasgow train map

Train duration 5h28m
Arrival Glasgow, Scotland
Departure London, England
Distance 345 Miles
Lowest train price from £33.00
Average train price £92.00
  • The journey from London, situated in England and Glasgow, which is in Scotland is well served by trains. Use our travel search engine to search for your ticket and see the rail company for this journey.
  • There are 345 miles between both cities and the average train duration connecting London to Glasgow is normally 5h28m. Travelling by train is normally the quickest solution to go to Glasgow from London, and it's also more environmentally friendly than taking your car or using the plane.
  • The cheapest ticket price we've found to travel in the next month is £33.00 one way.

Best prices for London to Glasgow train tickets

from £33.00 MORE 5h01m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £41.00 MORE 12h10m
from £18.80 MORE 9h35m
Flight
from £23.61 MORE 11h07m

London - Glasgow prices calendar

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

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Megabus£29

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Megabus£29

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Raileurope£74

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

London - Glasgow: the best time to book cheap trains

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

90

£40

60

£42

30

£49

15

£48

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£58

3

£59

1

£73

Same day

Days before Departure

The table above is based on the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train is bought. Purchasing your train from London to Glasgow in advance should enable you to spend less for your trip.

We found tickets available from £40 when booking your ticket 2 months in advance which is 46% cheaper than the best ticket we found when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for London to Glasgow trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£33.00 20/10/2020 08:10 1 day ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£33.00 20/10/2020 07:10 1 day ago
London
Kings Cross
Glasgow
Queen Street
£35.00 20/10/2020 13:30 1 day ago
London
Kings Cross
Glasgow
Queen Street
£43.00 08/10/2020 13:30 4 days ago
London
Kings Cross
Glasgow
Central
£43.00 07/10/2020 15:30 4 days ago
London
Kings Cross
Glasgow
Queen Street
£43.00 30/09/2020 13:30 6 days ago
London
Kings Cross
Glasgow
Central
£43.00 20/10/2020 15:30 1 day ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£46.00 20/10/2020 09:10 1 day ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£48.50 20/10/2020 18:10 1 day ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

London Glasgow train

Discount London - Glasgow train tickets

Looking to travel for less? Many railcards and discounts are available to pay less for your London Glasgow train ticket and make even more savings 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.

How much can I save with a railcard?

To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you need to calculate how many trips you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

For your calculation, you must include the railcard cost, for instance £30, the discount on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a London Glasgow ticket is £91.22 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £91.22: £88/£91.22 = 0.96. It will take you on average 1 trips from Glasgow to London (one way journey) with your railcard to start saving money.

How much does a railcard cost?

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most train fares, so you will save 1/3 on most rail fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 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
London to Glasgow train £91.22 £60.82 £30.41 0.97

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

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

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