Shortest travel time:
5 h 38 m
Longest travel time:
11 h 53 m
Lowest train ticket cost:
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London to Glasgow Train Information

Have a pleasant time traveling on a train from the capital of the United Kingdom to the glorious Scottish city, Glasgow. The UK boasts a broad rail network that will satisfy every traveler: for those who prefer fast connections, there are London to Glasgow high-speed trains run by Avanti West Coast that carry you to Glasgow Central Station in a little over 4 hours. And ardent train enthusiasts can board a comfortable night train Caledonian Sleeper and have a cozy sleep to the sound of rail-track. All trains are equipped with great amenities (spacious seats, WC’s, power outlets, food and drinks) and offer an extended timetable of daily departures that is up to 46 depending on the weekday. You can check London to Glasgow train schedule and book the best train tickets with Rail Ninja.
Traveling by train is a fantastic way to feel like a local and explore the spectacular nature of the country. But if you want to see more, feel free to check the best-in-class Scotland tour packages including amazing travel spots to spice up your getaway.


Is there a direct train from London to Glasgow?

Directly connecting both capitals, Avanti West Coast trains will take you from London to Glasgow in just 5 hours. In addition to top-notch service, these well-equipped trains boast a saturated departure schedule, leaving from London Euston station at least once an hour.

Where does London to Glagow train stop?

London to Glasgow rail route also goes through other destinations that can be added to your sightseeing itinerary, including Warrington Bank Coast, Wigan North Western, Preston, Lancaster, Penrith North Lakes, and Carlisle.

London to Glasgow Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Morning trains
5 hrs 41 min
6 hrs 12 min
Afternoon trains
5 hrs 38 min
6 hrs 8 min
Evening trains
11 hrs 53 min
11 hrs 53 min

Trains on London - Glasgow Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Train with 1 change
5 hrs 38 min
Train with 1 change
5 hrs 39 min

London to Glasgow Train Review & Rating

Had a very easy connection!

Raymond G. about traveling from London to Glasgow