Trains from London to Glasgow

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London to Glasgow train information

London Glasgow train map

Train duration 5h28m
Arrival Glasgow, Scotland
Departure London, England
Distance 345 Miles
Train operators Thameslink, Virgin Trains, London Midland
Lowest train price from £30.00
Average train price £92.00
  • The route connecting London, which is in England and Glasgow, located in Scotland is well served by trains. The trains are operated by these several companies: Thameslink, Virgin Trains, London Midland.
  • 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 £30.00 one way.

Best prices for London to Glasgow train tickets

from £30.00 MORE 5h16m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £9.00 MORE 10h07m
from £9.80 MORE 9h42m
Flight
from £34.13 MORE 7h57m

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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17

Megabus£17

National Express£29

Loco2£65

18

Megabus£16

National Express£23

Loco2£65

19

Megabus£16

National Express£23

Loco2£50

20

Megabus£19

National Express£40

Loco2£79

21

Megabus£21

National Express£40

Loco2£65

22

Megabus£17

National Express£40

Loco2£79

23

Megabus£17

National Express£38

Loco2£79

24

Megabus£17

National Express£38

Loco2£42

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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 London to Glasgow

When are the next trains to Glasgow?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
London Euston
12:30
Glasgow Central
16:59
4h29m Virgin Trains
London Euston
13:30
Glasgow Central
17:59
4h29m Virgin Trains
London Euston
13:43
Glasgow Central
19:23
5h40m Virgin Trains
London Euston
14:30
Glasgow Central
19:15
4h45m Virgin Trains
London Euston
15:30
Glasgow Central
19:59
4h29m Virgin Trains
London Euston
17:30
Glasgow Central
22:02
4h32m Virgin Trains
London Euston
17:43
Glasgow Central
23:17
5h34m Virgin Trains
London Euston
18:30
Glasgow Central
23:09
4h39m Virgin Trains
London Euston
19:30
Glasgow Central
00:03
4h33m Virgin Trains
Tomorrow
London Euston
07:30
Glasgow Central
11:59
4h29m Virgin Trains
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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

Based on our data, 14 trains from London to Glasgow are available today and 14 tomorrow. The first London Glasgow train leaves at 07:30 while the last train leaves the station at 19:30. The first and last departure hours can vary every day and there can be less trains during weekends as well as bank holidays. Train companies can as well adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

London - Glasgow: the best time to book cheap trains

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

90

£39

60

£41

30

£48

15

£47

7

£56

3

£58

1

£72

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 £39 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
£30.00 31/12/2018 17:30 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£30.00 01/01/2019 08:30 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£30.00 01/01/2019 09:30 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£30.00 01/01/2019 14:30 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£30.00 01/01/2019 15:30 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£33.00 06/01/2019 08:45 Virgin Trains 7 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£36.00 31/12/2018 13:43 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£36.00 31/12/2018 14:30 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£36.00 31/12/2018 15:30 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
London
Euston
Glasgow
Central
£36.00 01/01/2019 13:30 Virgin Trains 4 days ago

Best prices for the next 30 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 £91.59 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £91.59: £88/£91.59 = 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 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
London to Glasgow train £91.59 £61.06 £30.53 0.96

(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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