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Trains Stranraer to Glasgow: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Stranraer to Glasgow?

When you're traveling from Stranraer to Glasgow, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 29.45. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 26.84, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Stranraer to Glasgow by train

Best price £ 26.84
Journey duration 1 h 20 min
Connections per day 9
First departure 08:00
Last departure 18:32
Distance 73.3 mi
Departure Stranraer
Arrival Glasgow
Carriers Nationalrail, ScotRail

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£ 32.73

Stranraer - Glasgow


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£ 26.84

Wednesday, June 8th 2022
Glasgow Central - Ayr
16:03 - 17:04
1h 1min
CO2: 0.34kg

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

The journey from Stranraer to Glasgow covers a distance of 73.3 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 20 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 53 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 Stranraer to Glasgow faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Stranraer to Glasgow leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Stranraer to Glasgow, which usually leaves at 08:00. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 18:32. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use to travel from Stranraer to Glasgow?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Stranraer from the following stations: Stranraer [ STR ], Glasgow Central, Ayr and Stranraer. Arriving at Glasgow, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Glasgow Central [ GLC ], Ayr, Stranraer and Glasgow Central. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Glasgow.

How many times a day do departures from Stranraer leave for Glasgow?

The exact number of journeys from Stranraer to Glasgow 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 9 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including ScotRail. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 9 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 Stranraer to Glasgow. 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 Stranraer to Glasgow varies, but in general, you can expect to find 9 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.


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