Cheap Train Tickets from Glasgow Cross to London
If you buy a train ticket now for Saturday 23rd September 2023 from Glasgow to London , the average fare is around £0, but the cheapest tickets can be found for just £0.
Glasgow to London By Train
Have a look at the upcoming trains leaving Glasgow for London on Tuesday, 14th March 2023, by referring to our convenient timetable provided below, which includes platform and real-time travel updates. You can access the entire day's schedule through our mobile application.
Glasgow To London Train Times
- 22:007h 26mChanges5:26Glasgow Queen StreetLondon Kings Cross
- 22:385h 30mChanges4:08Glasgow CentralLondon Euston
- 23:405h 42mChanges5:22Glasgow CentralLondon Euston
- 0:305h 41mChanges6:11Glasgow CentralLondon Euston
- 5:139h 2mChanges14:15Glasgow CentralLondon Euston
How long does it take to travel from Glasgow to London by train?Average journey time6h 59mAverage journey time6h 59m
How much does the train from Glasgow to London cost?Train fares from£67Train fares from£67
What is the fastest journey from Glasgow to London by train?Fastest route5h 9mFastest route5h 9m
What time does the last train from Glasgow to London leave?Last train23:53Last train23:53
When can I catch the first train from Glasgow to London?First train04:26First train04:26
Which train company operates Glasgow to London?Train operatorsAvanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, ScotRail, LNERTrain operatorsAvanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, ScotRail, LNER
Glasgow To London Train FAQs
Glasgow To London Train Times Information
The distance between Glasgow and London is about 345 miles. The average journey time between Glasgow and London is 5 hours 31 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 36 trains travelling from Glasgow to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays. The fastest journey time by train is 4 hours 28 minutes. The first train from Glasgow to London departs at 03:26, and the last train from Glasgow to London departs at 18:40. It is possible to travel from Glasgow to London without having to change trains.
Avanti West Coast (formerly Virgin Trains) operates a direct service to London Euston from Glasgow Central which takes just under 4.5 hours. London North Eastern Railway (LNER) runs a slower service which takes around 6 hours. You can also travel on an indirect route, changing at Crewe, which takes around 5h 2m to reach London.
LNER trains offer a range of hot and cold drinks and snacks from their onboard café bar during your journey. There’s also free WiFi available and a trolley service until 22:00 on weekdays and 21:00 on weekends. You can enjoy a complimentary meal served to your seat during weekdays travelling by First Class tickets.
Glasgow To London Train Tickets
The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
Train tickets from Glasgow to London can start from as little as £27 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending on the time of day, route, and class you book.
National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age and your situation, you are able to get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you pay less for your Glasgow London train ticket.
For your assessment, you have to include the railcard cost, for instance, £30, your savings on each trip (i.e.: 34%), and the cost of your ticket. The average price of a Glasgow London ticket is £80.29.
Divide the railcard cost by saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £80.29: £88/£80.29 = 1.1. It will take you about 2 trips from London to Glasgow (a one-way journey) with your railcard to break even.
The cost to get a Disabled person railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to buy a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior Railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most rail fares for a complete year.
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