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  1. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:01
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:01
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    07:13
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 3 estimated
    07:26
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  3. Glasgow Central
    07:15
    Glasgow Central
    07:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    07:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:24
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    08:42
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7 estimated
    08:55
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. Glasgow Central
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:03
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:12
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    09:43
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    09:56
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. Glasgow Central
    08:15
    Glasgow Central
    08:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    08:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:22
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    09:43
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    09:56
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  6. Glasgow Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:03
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:10
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    10:43
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:56
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. Glasgow Central
    09:15
    Glasgow Central
    09:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    09:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:23
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    10:43
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:56
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  8. Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:03
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:09
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 16 estimated
    11:42
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:56
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Glasgow Central
    10:15
    Glasgow Central
    10:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    10:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:21
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    11:42
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:56
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  10. Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:03
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:10
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 16 estimated
    12:43
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:56
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    Prestonpans
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans

  • Train Fares from: £16.80
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans by train?

    The average journey time between Glasgow Central and Prestonpans is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 2 trains per day travelling from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Glasgow Central and Prestonpans?

    The distance between Glasgow Central and Prestonpans is 50 miles.

    Distance: 50 miles
  • What time is the first train from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans?

    The first train from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans departs at .

    What time is the last train from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans?

    The last train from Glasgow Central to Prestonpans departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • Savings tips for Glasgow Central to Prestonpans

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Glasgow Central to Prestonpans here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

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