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Edinburgh to Glasgow Train Information

Avg. Train Duration52m
Trains arrive inGlasgow
Trains depart fromEdinburgh
Train Ticket Price£ 12.31
Distance67 km
Train Companies
  • Scotrail
  • Cross Country

Trains from Edinburgh to Glasgow: Journey Information

Average Price: £13
Trains per day: ~ 10
Connections: Direct
Average Journey: 50 mins
Fastest Journey: 49 mins
Slowest Journey: 55 mins


How can you travel from Edinburgh to Glasgow by train?

Scotrail provides most of the routes from Edinburgh to Glasgow by train. Almost all of these journeys are direct.

How long does the journey from Edinburgh to Glasgow take?

On average the journey takes about 50 minutes. The longer journeys takes just less than an hour, this doesn't include journeys with changes, although almost all are direct. The fastest train available takes 49 minutes to complete.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Edinburgh to Glasgow?

The first direct train out of Edinburgh in the morning is the 08:00 service with Scotrail which arrives into Glasgow at 08:55. The last direct train departs Edinburgh at 20:33, arriving in Glasgow at 21:56. This service is provided by Scotrail.

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Where do trains depart from and arrive to?

Trains from Edinburgh to Glasgow depart from Edinburgh's main station, Waverley. This attractive Victorian building is within a short walk of Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street. Edinburgh's public transport system is mainly composed of bus routes operated by Lothian and First Buses. Edinburgh Coach Lines offer a tourist route, as do several hop-on hop-off buses.

Glasgow Queen Street is the smaller of the city's two main line stations, and is centrally located just off Cathedral Street. Glasgow Queen Street and Central Stations are ten minutes walk apart, with a regular shuttle bus running between the two. Much of historic Glasgow is pedestrianised, making exploring on foot easy. A double subway train circle operates around the city centre and inner suburbs, while First Glasgow, Stagecoach and McGill operate frequent buses across the city and further afield. Glasgow has a night bus service and a taxi rank is located at both city centre stations.

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Glasgow

Demographics

Local Time 17:53
£ Pounds Sterling
Population 610,200
Region Scotland
Languages English

How expensive is Glasgow?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in Glasgow costs 16.7% more than in Edinburgh.

Shopping

Prices in Glasgow are on average 3.7% higher than in Edinburgh.

Public Transport

Public transport in Glasgow costs around 33.2% more than in Edinburgh.

A Night in a Hotel

A night in a hotel in Glasgow is about 23.2% less expensive than in Edinburgh.

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