Cheap Glasgow to London train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Glasgow to London ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Glasgow to London is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Glasgow to London was $94.73. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $91.63 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Glasgow to London ? How far is Glasgow to London ?

The distance between Glasgow to London is 345.16 miles or 555.33 km. A train trip from Glasgow to London typically takes 6 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to London faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Virgin Trains. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 28 minutes to get from Glasgow to London.

Going from Glasgow to London by train takes over 6 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Glasgow to London are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

ScotRail + Connections has the most connections between Glasgow to London

Typically there are 16 schedules to compare for your trip to London. On the route to London 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. ScotRail + Connections offers the most scheduled departures between Glasgow to London, usually offering 15 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to London, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Glasgow to London, which start at $13.69.

Glasgow to London is served by 5 train carriers

ScotRail + Connections

ScotRail + Connections train tickets from Glasgow to London start from $42.27, and on average cost $112.51. Daily there are 15 ScotRail + Connections schedules to London. ScotRail + Connections in Glasgow leaves from Nitshill and 12 other stations. And in London trains arrive at London Euston and one other train station.

From Glasgow to London train travel on ScotRail + Connections takes 6 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to London faster, ScotRail + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, ScotRail + Connections offers 20 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $162.48 for a one-way train ticket to London.

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Avg. Time
6h 54m
Avg. Price
$112.51

TransPennine Express + Connections

TransPennine Express + Connections train tickets from Glasgow to London start from $179.43, and on average cost $179.83. Daily there are 1 TransPennine Express + Connections schedules to London. TransPennine Express + Connections in Glasgow leaves from Glasgow Central, And in London trains arrive at London Euston,

From Glasgow to London train travel on TransPennine Express + Connections takes 5 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to London faster, TransPennine Express + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 28 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to London on a weekend there is typically one TransPennine Express + Connections scheduled trip per day, which will cost $180.10 for a one-way weekend reservation from Glasgow.

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Avg. Time
5h 32m
Avg. Price
$179.83

Virgin Trains

Virgin Trains train tickets from Glasgow to London start from $36.87, and on average cost $69.48. Daily there are 4 Virgin Trains schedules to London. Virgin Trains in Glasgow leaves from Glasgow Central, And in London trains arrive at London Euston,

From Glasgow to London train travel on Virgin Trains takes 4 hours and 39 minutes. If you are looking to get to London faster, Virgin Trains offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Virgin Trains offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $80.81 for a one-way train ticket to London.

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Avg. Time
4h 39m
Avg. Price
$69.48

Virgin Trains + Connections

Virgin Trains + Connections train tickets from Glasgow to London start from $41.78, and on average cost $190.31. Daily there are 1 Virgin Trains + Connections schedules to London. Virgin Trains + Connections in Glasgow leaves from Glasgow Central, And in London trains arrive at London Kings Cross and one other train station.

From Glasgow to London train travel on Virgin Trains + Connections takes 10 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to London faster, Virgin Trains + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 28 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to London on a weekend there is typically one Virgin Trains + Connections scheduled trip per day, which will cost $150.94 for a one-way weekend reservation from Glasgow.

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Avg. Time
10h 29m
Avg. Price
$190.31

CrossCountry + Connections

CrossCountry + Connections train tickets from Glasgow to London start from $179.43, and on average cost $180.02. Daily there are 1 CrossCountry + Connections schedules to London. CrossCountry + Connections in Glasgow leaves from Glasgow Central, And in London trains arrive at London Kings Cross,

From Glasgow to London train travel on CrossCountry + Connections takes 5 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to London faster, CrossCountry + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 28 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to London on a weekend there is typically one CrossCountry + Connections scheduled trip per day, which will cost $180.32 for a one-way weekend reservation from Glasgow.

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Avg. Time
5h 52m
Avg. Price
$180.02
There are 13 different stations that serve train trips to London that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Glasgow serving this route is Glasgow Central, Baillieston Station, Whitecraigs Station, Patterton Station, Nitshill, Glasgow Queen St, Priesthill & Darnley, Crookston, Hillington West, Garscadden, Drumchapel, Mount Vernon, Garrowhill.
  • Glasgow Central
  • Baillieston Station
  • Whitecraigs Station
  • Patterton Station
  • Nitshill
  • Glasgow Queen St
  • Priesthill & Darnley
  • Crookston
  • Hillington West
  • Garscadden
  • Drumchapel
  • Mount Vernon
  • Garrowhill
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in London. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Glasgow serving this route is London Euston, London Kings Cross.
  • London Euston
  • London Kings Cross