Trains from

Glasgow to Edinburgh

  1. on time
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. expected to depart at 
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 9
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 9
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9W estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 13 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 9
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Glasgow to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £9.20
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Glasgow to Edinburgh by train?

    The average journey time between Glasgow and Edinburgh is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 205 trains per day travelling from Glasgow to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Glasgow and Edinburgh?

    The distance between Glasgow and Edinburgh is 42 miles.

    Distance: 42 miles
  • What time is the first train from Glasgow to Edinburgh?

    The first train from Glasgow to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Glasgow to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Glasgow to Edinburgh 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 to Edinburgh

    • 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 to Edinburgh 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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