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Journey details

Best price £ 19.90
Journey duration 5 h 33 min
Connections per day 88
First departure 07:04
Last departure 19:28
Distance 179.0 mi

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Do you know the best way to get from Glasgow to Leeds? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Glasgow to Leeds?

The cheapest train tickets from Glasgow to Leeds cost £ 19.90. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 63.37 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Glasgow to Leeds.

Trains from Glasgow to Leeds

How long does it take to get from Glasgow to Leeds by train?

The journey from Glasgow to Leeds covers a distance of 179.6 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 h 16 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 h 57 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Glasgow to Leeds faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from Glasgow to Leeds?

The first daily departure from Glasgow to Leeds leaves at 05:28, while the last journey of the day sets out at 19:28. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Glasgow and Leeds. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations are used when traveling from Glasgow to Leeds?

You can depart from Glasgow at stations such as Glasgow Central, Glasgow Central [ GLC ] and Charing Cross (Glasgow). At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Leeds at the following stations: Leeds and Leeds [ LDS ]. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Glasgow and Leeds. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from Glasgow to Leeds?

The exact number of journeys from Glasgow to Leeds can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 99.5 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Nationalrail, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 275 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Glasgow to Leeds. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Glasgow to Leeds varies, but in general, you can expect to find 2 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 97.5 journeys with one change or more.