Glasgow to Bournemouth by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:26
  • Last train
    00:06
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 8m

Travelling from Glasgow to Bournemouth by train

Fast trains from Glasgow to Bournemouth take around 7 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 593 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Bournemouth.

Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Bournemouth?

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

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Glasgow to Bournemouth 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 26 departures.

How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Bournemouth?

The Glasgow to Bournemouth train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Glasgow to Bournemouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bournemouth is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:28 and the last train is around 20:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 04:26, and the last at 00:06.

When to book Glasgow to Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth by train.

Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Bournemouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • London Underground
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • TransPennine Express
  • 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 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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