Glasgow to London by train
Travelling from Glasgow to London by train
Fast trains from Glasgow to London take around 4 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 554 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and London.
1. Are there direct trains from Glasgow to London?
Direct trains from Glasgow to London have been found.
We usually find around 23 direct trains on the route from Glasgow to London every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 24 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Glasgow to London?
The Glasgow to London train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Glasgow to London train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to London is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:28 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.
What's the Glasgow to London train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Glasgow to London are $28.88.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $56 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $59. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Glasgow to London 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 London by train.
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Which train companies operate between Glasgow and London?
More than one train company operates on the route from Glasgow to London, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Caledonian Sleeper
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- 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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