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Best price £ 0.35
Journey duration 5 h 21 min
Connections per day 32
First departure 06:09
Last departure 20:52
Distance 204.4 mi

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How much do train tickets from Sheffield to Glasgow cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Sheffield to Glasgow. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 16.89 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £ 0.35, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Trains from Sheffield to Glasgow

How much time will it take to go from Sheffield to Glasgow by train?

The distance between Sheffield and Glasgow is around 205 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 5 h 21 min. However, the fastest routes between Sheffield and Glasgow take 4 h 14 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Sheffield to Glasgow leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Sheffield to Glasgow, which usually leaves at 06:09. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 20:52. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Sheffield to Glasgow?

You can depart from Sheffield at stations such as Sheffield [ SHF ]. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Glasgow at the following stations: Glasgow Central [ GLC ], Glasgow Central [ GLC ] and Glasgow Queen Street [ GLQ ]. 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 Sheffield and Glasgow. 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 Sheffield to Glasgow?

You will be able to travel from Sheffield to Glasgow using companies such as Nationalrail. Combined, these providers offer an average of 32 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 66 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Sheffield to Glasgow using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 2 direct connections from Sheffield to Glasgow each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 30 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.