|Journey time||From 56m|
|Distance||42 miles (67 km)|
|Frequency||75 trains per day|
|Departure station||Edinburgh (Waverley)|
|Arrival station||Glasgow Central|
|Changes||Direct trains available|
|Train operators||CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway|
The average journey time by train between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Glasgow Central is 1 hour and 15 minutes, with around 75 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Glasgow Central is 56 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Glasgow Central can start from as little as £13.40 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Glasgow Central without having to change trains. There are 75 direct trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Glasgow Central each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Glasgow Central leaves at 04:53. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Glasgow Central leaves at 22:56. 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.
Trains travelling from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Glasgow Central cover a distance of around 42 miles (67 km) during the journey.
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