Glasgow to Carlton by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 18m
  • Distance
    382 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 35m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Glasgow to Carlton by train

Fast trains from Glasgow to Carlton take around 5 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 382 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Carlton.

1. Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Carlton?

Journeys between Glasgow and Carlton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Glasgow to Carlton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Carlton?

The Glasgow to Carlton train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Glasgow to Carlton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Carlton is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:22 and the last train is around 21:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 04:22, and the last at 19:00.

When to book Glasgow to Carlton train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Glasgow to Carlton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Carlton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Glasgow to Carlton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Carlton to Glasgow by train

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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