Trains to Glasgow
It is cheap and affordable to travel from Glasgow by train with TrainPal, as Scotland’s largest city can be reached from all major cities in the UK. The main station is Glasgow Central Station. If you are travelling from European cities such as Paris, Amsterdam or Berlin, you can choose a direct train to Glasgow or choose a stop-over train to reach your destination.
Glasgow City Centre and Queen Street are located in the heart of the city and are connected to the subway system, so when you catch the train to Glasgow, it is easy to reach the hotels and attractions.
There are direct services to Glasgow from almost all of Scotland and England’s major cities — travel from London to Glasgow in 4h 29m, Manchester to Glasgow in 2h 58m and Aberdeen to Glasgow in 2h 58m. Use our search column for train tickets and journey times — TrainPal will always highlight the cheapest tickets to Glasgow, helping you save on travel.
How to find cheap train tickets to Glasgow With TrainPal
To get cheap train tickets to Glasgow, you need to be very savvy when buying tickets. But don’t worry, we are here to give you the best advice to save money. Until you realize it, you will have some extra money to spend in the city instead of just using it to go there!
Let’s start our money-saving list, first of all, be sure to buy train tickets to glasgow in advance. In some cases, the price of train tickets to glasgow will increase as the departure date approaches. So, by buying a pre-sale ticket as far in advance as possible, you will give yourself a better chance of getting cheap train tickets to glasgow.
Where to find cheap train tickets to Glasgow?
Head over to our train ticket page for a complete guide.
When buying cheap advance tickets, try to book your tickets during off-peak hours. When selecting a train ticket to glasgow train ticket, be sure to check all the rail tickets to Glasgow in the drop-down menu as we will highlight the cheapest off-peak tickets.
Before you buy a ticket, make sure that the price of your return train ticket to glasgow is actually lower than the price of two one-way tickets. Sometimes one method may be cheaper than the other. The same is true of the chosen arrival station. When you choose “Glasgow, Any” and a particular train station, try to check the train fares to glasgow differences.
In particular, it is worth noting that if you choose to buy direct train tickets or split train tickets, their final prices will be different. Split train tickets will stop at different stations. Although the time will be extended, in some cases it will be cheaper to buy split train tickets than direct train tickets to glasgow
Are you taking trains to Glasgow with a group of two or more people? Then, you can also get a certain discount on train fares to glasgow, thanks to the group purchase of train tickets. This is a very useful money saving technique. Please note that these group tickets are not available for all journeys, and if your journey proves valid and you select from the train ticket drop-down menu, these group tickets will automatically apply. All tickets must be purchased at one time, and all passengers must travel together on the day of departure.
If you need more tips on buying the cheap train tickets to Glasgow, please check out our train tickets page