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By Rail

Glasgow is well connected by train from across the UK.

 Glasgow Central Station

Glasgow Central Station links Glasgow by rail to all UK cities south of Glasgow. Glasgow Queen Street Station operates routes mainly to Central and Northern Scotland. The main UK train companies operating in Scotland are:


Average travel time by train from across the UK:

Station Average Journey Time
London 4 hours 10 mins
Birmingham 4 hours
Manchester 3 hours 30 mins
Liverpool 3 hours 40 mins
York 3 hours 30 mins
Edinburgh 50 mins

 

  • There are more than 20 direct trains per day from London
  • Direct trains from Edinburgh every 15 mins on weekdays