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Glasgow Central to London Euston by train

It takes an average of 5h 5m to travel from Glasgow Central to London Euston by train, over a distance of around 343 miles (553 km). There are normally 30 trains per day travelling from Glasgow Central to London Euston and tickets for this journey start from £32.80 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 28m
PriceFrom £32.80
Distance343 miles (553 km)
Frequency30 trains per day
First train03:26
Last train23:40
Departure stationGlasgow Central
Arrival stationLondon Euston
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsAvanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper

Glasgow Central to London Euston train times

Check out the next trains departing from Glasgow Central to London Euston for Monday 8th August 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
04:28 On timeglasgow central09:08 On timelondon eustonPlat. 1 estimatedavanti west coast PeakGet tickets4h 40m, direct
05:33 On timeglasgow central10:08 On timelondon eustonPlat. 2 estimatedavanti west coast PeakGet tickets4h 35m, direct
06:30 On timeglasgow central11:10 On timelondon eustonPlat. 1 estimatedavanti west coast PeakGet tickets4h 40m, direct
07:37 glasgow central12:10 london eustonPlat. 2 estimatedavanti west coast PeakGet tickets4h 33m, direct
08:36 glasgow central13:08 london eustonPlat. 1 estimatedavanti west coast PeakGet tickets4h 32m, direct

Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston in 4 hours 28 minutes

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

You can expect the journey from Glasgow Central to London Euston by train to take around 6 hours 53 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 4 hours 28 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 30 trains per day running on this route, which spans 343 miles (553 km). There's no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to London Euston. You can travel on this route with either Avanti West Coast, ScotRail or East Midlands Railway. As the main train operators on this route, all offer comfortable seating and plenty of space for luggage as standard.

Train tickets from Glasgow Central to London Euston start from £32.80 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Travelling during Off-Peak times or using a Railcard can also help you save money on train travel. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

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Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Glasgow Central to London Euston? 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 Glasgow Central to London Euston take?

The average journey time by train between Glasgow Central and London Euston is 5 hours and 5 minutes, with around 30 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 Glasgow Central and London Euston by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Glasgow Central to London Euston is 4 hours and 28 minutes.

How much does the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston cost?

Train ticket prices from Glasgow Central to London Euston can start from as little as £32.80 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.

Is there a direct train from Glasgow Central to London Euston?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Central to London Euston without having to change trains. There are 30 direct trains from Glasgow Central to London Euston each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Glasgow Central to London Euston leave?

The first train from Glasgow Central to London Euston leaves at 03:26. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Glasgow Central to London Euston leave?

The last train from Glasgow Central to London Euston leaves at 23:40. 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 Glasgow Central and London Euston by train?

Trains travelling from Glasgow Central to London Euston cover a distance of around 343 miles (553 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central to London Euston

Train tickets from Glasgow Central to London Euston start at £32.80 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.

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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 Glasgow Central to London Euston is right for you.

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