Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central

Showing times and prices for Jan 27

Cheapest

17

Average

19

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
09:15AMEdinburgh Waverley1h07 10:22AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
171One-way
08:26AMEdinburgh Waverley1h29 09:55AMGlasgow Central
0 transfers
191One-way
09:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h03 10:03AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
191One-way
08:30AMEdinburgh Waverley1h01 09:31AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
191One-way
08:45AMEdinburgh Waverley1h08 09:53AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
191One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, January 27
08:15AMEdinburgh Waverley1h08 09:23AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
08:26AMEdinburgh Waverley1h29 09:55AMGlasgow Central
0 transfers
08:30AMEdinburgh Waverley1h01 09:31AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
08:45AMEdinburgh Waverley1h08 09:53AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
09:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h03 10:03AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
09:15AMEdinburgh Waverley1h07 10:22AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central

Showing times and prices for Jan 27

Fastest Journey

1 h 1 m

Average

1 h 9 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

67 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley for Glasgow Central every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:30AMEdinburgh Waverley1h01 09:31AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
191One-way
09:00AMEdinburgh Waverley1h03 10:03AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
191One-way
09:15AMEdinburgh Waverley1h07 10:22AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
171One-way
08:45AMEdinburgh Waverley1h08 09:53AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
191One-way
08:15AMEdinburgh Waverley1h08 09:23AMGlasgow Central
1 transfer
191One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central

distanceDistance42 miles (67 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency105 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 104 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersScotrail, Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central cover the 42 miles (67 km) long trip taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like Scotrail, Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 105 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $20 (€17), but the average price of train tickets is $23 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train providers: CrossCountry and ScotRail from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central trains

Find the best trains to Glasgow Central from Edinburgh Waverley with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry and ScotRail from $20 (€17). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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CrossCountry

Find the perfect ScotRail train between Edinburgh Waverley and Glasgow Central for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest ScotRail train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Edinburgh Waverley and Glasgow Central. You can also check relevant travel information for the ScotRail train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap ScotRail train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 42 miles (67 km) on this journey and your ScotRail Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central train ticket can cost as little as $20 (€17) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for ScotRail tickets between Edinburgh Waverley and Glasgow Central in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official ScotRail train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Glasgow Central from Edinburgh Waverley you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking for trains to Glasgow Central from Edinburgh Waverley? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 42 miles (67 km) journey to Glasgow Central from Edinburgh Waverley. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Edinburgh Waverley and Glasgow Central, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Edinburgh Waverley - Glasgow Central train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h
  • CrossCountry frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Glasgow Central easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central to cost as little as $20 (€17)  in the next 7 days.
The train price to Glasgow Central from Edinburgh Waverley is on average $23 (€20)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
The train distance from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central is around 42 miles (67 km).
The Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central train duration is on average 1 h, which is to be expected when traveling 42 miles (67 km) to Glasgow Central from Edinburgh Waverley. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Glasgow Central.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center of Edinburgh Waverley.

The most popular arrival train station, Glasgow Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center of Glasgow Central.

If you're looking for trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central, you can rely on Scotrail, Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or Caledonian Sleeper to get you to Glasgow Central. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 105 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central at 4: 50 AM   or take the last train from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central leaving at 11: 46 PM. Look for the latest Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley to Glasgow Central is on average $23 (€20) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Edinburgh Waverley and Glasgow Central available a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (660 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles (12 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 509 (including 16 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: Free for the first 40 minutes | £8. 50 up to 3 hours | £12. 00 up to 5 hours | £17. 50 up to 10 hours | £22. 00 up to 24 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M& S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

Trains arriving to Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.7 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Glasgow International Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 230 (including 2 handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: £4. 00 for 1 hour | £25. 00 for 24 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

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