Trains London to Glasgow

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  • Fastest journey is 4 hours and 32 minutes
  • About 48 trains per day from London to Glasgow
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Facts

Trains London <> Glasgow  

Booking horizon  approx. 12 weeks
Duration 4h32
Distance  412 miles
Direct trains Yes
First train London 05h31
Last train London 23h50
First train Glasgow 04h28
Last train Glasgow 23h40
Trains per day 48
Train company Virgin Trains
Station London London Euston
Station Glasgow Glasgow Central

Timetable

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The first train leaves at 05h31 from London Euston to Glasgow Central, the last train leaves at 23h50. The journey time is 4 hours and 32 minutes between the two cities. Each day 48 trains run between London and Glasgow. Here, at HappyRail, you can buy all cheap train tickets from London to Glasgow!

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2nd class

  • Comfortable seats
  • Seat reservations are optional
  • At-seat catering is available 
  • Free wifi 

1st class 

  • Comfortable seats with more leg room
  • Solo seats 
  • A seat reservation is included if you buy online 
  • Quiet atmosphere
  • Power sockets at all seats 
  • Free wifi 
  • Free meal 
  • Free drinks
  • Free newspaper

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Glasgow Central - Info

Railway Station Glasgow

Glasgow Central is the name of the main station of Glasgow.

Collection of pre-purchased tickets

  • From ticket office: yes
  • Ticket machine: yes

Operator(s)

Station map

Ticket office

  • Monday - Friday 05:30 - 21:30
  • Saturday 05:30 - 21:30
  • Sunday 09:15 - 21:30

Facilities

  • Bicycle parking: yes
  • Wifi: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid, NCP Long Stay Car Park at Oswald Street
  • First class Lounge: yes
  • Left luggage: yes. Baggage Storage (Lockers). Located on Platform 1. Mon - Sat 06:00 - 2359. Sun 07:00 - 23:59.

To the city centre

  • Walking: 15 minutes
  • Bike: 5 minutes
  • Tram: - 
  • Bus: 15 minutes 
  • Taxi: yes, www.traintaxi.co.uk 

Rent-a-bike

Glasgow City Council bike scheme: 400 bikes will be available for public hire at 31 locations across the city with additional temporary sites: www.nextbike.co.uk/en/glasgow/

Bike & Go: Bikes available for public hire from the station concourse. Register online: www.scotrail.co.uk/bike-and-go

To the airport

Finding your platform

Check the large departure boards to find the right train - if it's not clear do not hesitate to ask one of the many helpful staff.  

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London Euston - Info

Railway Station London

"London Euston" is one of he main stations in London and is the starting point for high speed trains to Manchester and Edinburgh. 

Collection of pre-purchased tickets

  • From ticket office: yes
  • Ticket machine: yes

Operator(s)

Station map

Ticket office

  • Monday - Friday 06:00 - 00:00
  • Saturday 06:00 - 23:00
  • Sunday 07:00 - 00:00

Facilities 

  • Bicycle parking: yes
  • Bicycle hire: There are Santander Cycles for hire available near this station. Located on Eversholt Street, Drummond Street and Euston Square Gardens. See Santander Cycle Hire for further details.
  • First class lounge: yes, 
    Located on first floor, accessed via balcony
  • Wifi: yes
  • Left luggage:  Baggage Storage (Lockers). Situated at the top of the ramp to platforms 16 to 18. Mon - Sun 07:00 - 23:00.
  • Parking: The station car park has now closed. Alternative parking can be found nearby at St Pancras station and there is some on-street parking in the area surrounding Euston station. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

To the Big Ben

  • Underground: Northern to Waterloo Underground Station and walk to the Big ben 
  • Walking: 45 minutes
  • Bike: 15 minutes, see Santander Cycle Hire
  • Bus: Bus 168
  • Taxi: 21 minutes

To London Waterloo

  • Underground: Northern to Waterloo Underground Station
  • Walking: 45 minutes
  • Bike: 15 minutes, see Santander Cycle Hire
  • Bus: Bus 168
  • Taxi: 21 minutes

To London King's Cross / London St. Pancras

  • Underground: Northern to Morden 
  • Walking: 15 minutes
  • Bike: 5 minutes, see Santander Cycle Hire
  • Bus: Bus 91, 390, 10, 476
  • Taxi: 5 minutes

To London Victoria

  • Underground: Victoria to Brixton 
  • Walking: 61 minutes
  • Bike: 20 minutes, see Santander Cycle Hire
  • Bus: Bus 390, 748
  • Taxi: 21 minutes

To London Paddington

  • Underground: Hammersmith & City Line to Paddington (leaving from Easton Square Station, 2-minute walk from the station)  
  • Walking: 45 minutes
  • Bike: 20 minutes, see Santander Cycle Hire
  • Bus: Bus 205, 27
  • Taxi: 20 minutes

To London Marylebone

  • Underground: Victoria to Brixton, change at Oxford Circus, Bakerloo Harrow & Wealdstone  
  • Walking: 30 minutes
  • Bike: 12 minutes, see Santander Cycle Hire
  • Bus: Bus 18, 27 (recommended) 
  • Taxi: 12 minutes

To London Liverpool Street

  • Underground: Northern to Morden  
  • Walking: 59 minutes
  • Bike: 22 minutes, see Santander Cycle Hire
  • Bus: Bus 205
  • Taxi: 20 minutes

Finding your platform

Check the large departure boards to find the right train - if it's not clear do not hesitate to ask one of the many helpful staff.  

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