It takes an average of 5h 19m to travel from Glasgow to Mallaig by train, over a distance of around 99 miles (160 km). There are normally 6 trains per day travelling from Glasgow to Mallaig and tickets for this journey start from £18.80 when you book in advance.
From 5h 15m
99 miles (160 km)
6 trains per day
Direct trains available
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On average, it takes around 5h 15m to travel from Glasgow to Mallaig by train, and you'll usually find 6 trains running along the route daily for 99 miles (160 km). As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. Let a ScotRail train take you to Mallaig in just 5h 9m on the fastest services. Enjoy plenty of amenities on board, including free WiFi, power sockets, and an at-seat catering service.
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The average journey time by train between Glasgow and Mallaig is 5 hours and 19 minutes, with around 6 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 Glasgow to Mallaig is 5 hours and 15 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Glasgow to Mallaig can start from as little as £18.80 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow to Mallaig without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Glasgow to Mallaig each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Glasgow to Mallaig leaves at 07:21. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Glasgow to Mallaig leaves at 18:23. 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 Glasgow to Mallaig cover a distance of around 99 miles (160 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Mallaig to Glasgow.
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