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Journey details

Best price 8.36£
Journey duration 1 h 11 min
Connections per day 182
First departure: 05:06
Last departure: 20:00
Distance 67km

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Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Edinburgh to Glasgow. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Edinburgh to Glasgow?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Nationalrail serving the train route Edinburgh - Glasgow.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Glasgow?

On average, train tickets from Edinburgh to Glasgow cost 11,85 £, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 9,30 £.

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Trains from Edinburgh to Glasgow


If the train timetable doesn't fit in your schedule or budget, bus and carpooling can provide you some time and price alternatives, without substantially changing the duration of the journey.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Edinburgh to Glasgow?

The trains to Glasgow will leave from Edimburgh and will arrive at Glasgow Central [ GLC ].

How long does it take from Edinburgh to Glasgow and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 1 hour and 1 minute to get to Glasgow by train, but you will need 57 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 06:12, whereas the last one leaves Edinburgh at 19:12.

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