Glasgow to Skegness by train

  • First train
    05:44
  • Last train
    00:06
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 27m
  • Distance
    423 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 47m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Glasgow to Skegness by train

Fast trains from Glasgow to Skegness take around 6 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 423 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Skegness.

1. Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Skegness?

Journeys between Glasgow and Skegness usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Glasgow to Skegness 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 27 departures.

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

The Glasgow to Skegness train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Skegness is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 06:01 and the last train is around 21:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 05:44, and the last at 00:06.

When to book Glasgow to Skegness 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 Skegness by train.

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Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Skegness?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail

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

Skegness to Glasgow by train

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