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Dundee to Glasgow by train

It takes an average of 1h 34m to travel from Dundee to Glasgow by train, over a distance of around 64 miles (103 km). There are normally 50 trains per day traveling from Dundee to Glasgow and tickets for this journey start from $14.39 when you book in advance.

First train

04:48

Last train

22:01

Departure station

Dundee

Arrival station

Glasgow

Journey time

From 1h 20m

Distance

64 miles (103 km)

Frequency

50 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From $14.39

Train operators

ScotRail

Take the train from Dundee to Glasgow in 1 hour 20 minutes

If you want to travel from Dundee to Glasgow by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Dundee to Glasgow by train to take around 1 hour 34 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 1 hour 20 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 50 trains per day running on this route, which spans 103 km. There's no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to Glasgow.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Dundee to Glasgow start from $14.39 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

FAQs for Dundee to Glasgow

Want to know more about your journey from Dundee to Glasgow? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Dundee to Glasgow take?

The average journey time by train between Dundee and Glasgow is 1 hour and 34 minutes, with around 50 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Dundee and Glasgow by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Dundee to Glasgow is 1 hour and 20 minutes.

How much does the train from Dundee to Glasgow cost?

Train tickets from Dundee to Glasgow can start from as little as $14.39 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Dundee to Glasgow?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Dundee to Glasgow without having to change trains. There are 50 direct trains from Dundee to Glasgow each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Dundee to Glasgow leave?

The first train from Dundee to Glasgow leaves at 04:48. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Dundee to Glasgow leave?

The last train from Dundee to Glasgow leaves at 22:01. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Dundee and Glasgow by train?

Trains travelling from Dundee to Glasgow cover a distance of around 64 miles (103 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Glasgow to Dundee.

Cheap train tickets from Dundee to Glasgow

Train tickets from Dundee to Glasgow start at $14.39 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

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Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Dundee to Glasgow is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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