Trains from

Glasgow to London

  1. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:35
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    04:40
    York
    Platform 6 estimated
    07:05
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 9
    19:38
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 9
    20:43
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    21:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    00:14
    York
    Platform 3 estimated
    04:40
    York
    Platform 6 estimated
    07:05
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:10
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:23
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:35
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    00:55
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    02:35
    York
    Platform 11 estimated
    04:40
    York
    Platform 6 estimated
    07:05
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    05:49
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:24
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:02
    London Euston
    London Euston
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Glasgow to London

  • Train Fares from: £26.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

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Glasgow to London train times information

Virgin Trains operate a direct service to London Euston from Glasgow Central which takes just under four and half hours. Virgin Trains East Coast run a slower service which takes around 6 hours. Otherwise Glasgow to London travellers can take an indirect route every 2 hours and hop on a Virgin Train at Crewe, with a total journey time of approximately 5 hours.

Virgin Trains offer a range of snacks, drinks, newspapers and magazines at their on-board shop, while first class passengers can receive at-seat dining.

If you travel with Virgin Trains East Coast, breakfast options will be available until 10 am for first class and the café bar stocks a number of sandwiches and snacks for all passengers.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
  • How long does it take to travel from Glasgow to London by train?

    The average journey time between Glasgow and London is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 23 trains per day travelling from Glasgow to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Glasgow and London?

    The distance between Glasgow and London is 345 miles.

    Distance: 345 miles
  • What time is the first train from Glasgow to London?

    The first train from Glasgow to London departs at .

    What time is the last train from Glasgow to London?

    The last train from Glasgow to London departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    Sleeper services may be available on some trains. 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.
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