Glasgow to Croydon by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:26
  • Last train
    23:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 25m

Travelling from Glasgow to Croydon by train

Fast trains from Glasgow to Croydon take around 5 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 569 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Croydon.

Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Croydon?

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

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Glasgow to Croydon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Croydon?

The Glasgow to Croydon train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Glasgow to Croydon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Croydon is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:20 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 04:26, and the last at 23:15.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Glasgow to Croydon 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 Croydon by train.

Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Croydon?

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

  • East Coast
  • Gatwick Express
  • London Underground
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • Virgin Trains

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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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