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London Euston to Glasgow Central by train

It takes an average of 5h 31m to travel from London Euston to Glasgow Central by train, over a distance of around 343 miles (553 km). There are normally 46 trains per day travelling from London Euston to Glasgow Central and tickets for this journey start from £34.50 when you book in advance.

First train

04:31

Last train

23:45

Departure station

London Euston

Arrival station

Glasgow Central

Journey time

From 4h 30m

Distance

343 miles (553 km)

Frequency

46 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From £34.50

Train operators

Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper

Travelling by train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

Want to travel from London Euston to Glasgow Central by train? Start your journey with us.

The train from London Euston to Glasgow Central usually takes around 5h 5m but can take just 4h 29m on the fastest services, with around 30 trains running on this popular route every day. There’s no need for any changes along the way either, as there are direct trains available to your destination.

You'll be travelling with Avanti West Coast on this route. All Avanti trains come with free WiFi, power sockets, and luggage racks, as well as a bar carriage where you can buy snacks and drinks throughout your journey. If you choose to travel in First Class, you’ll enjoy complimentary at-seat dining too, what's not to like?

If you want to snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time and get a Railcard. You can check ticket prices in our Journey Planner at the top of the page.

Keep reading for more information about your train journey, including FAQs and tips on booking cheap train tickets. Have a look at our timetable to check train times from London to Glasgow and start a search for tickets with us today.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between London Euston and Glasgow Central is 5 hours and 31 minutes, with around 46 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 London Euston and Glasgow Central by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London Euston to Glasgow Central is 4 hours and 30 minutes.

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

Train ticket prices from London Euston to Glasgow Central can start from as little as £34.50 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 London Euston to Glasgow Central?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London Euston to Glasgow Central without having to change trains. There are 46 direct trains from London Euston to Glasgow Central each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from London Euston to Glasgow Central leaves at 04:31. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from London Euston to Glasgow Central leaves at 23:45. 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 London Euston and Glasgow Central by train?

Trains travelling from London Euston to Glasgow Central 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 Glasgow Central to London Euston.

Cheap train tickets from London Euston to Glasgow Central

Train tickets from London Euston to Glasgow Central start at £34.50 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 London Euston to Glasgow Central is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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