Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing times and prices for Feb 07

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19

Average

19

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

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08:30AMGlasgow Central1h04 09:34AMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
191One-way
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08:45AMGlasgow Central1h00 09:45AMEdinburgh Waverley
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191One-way
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08:15AMGlasgow Central1h09 09:24AMEdinburgh Waverley
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191One-way
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08:07AMGlasgow Central1h01 09:08AMEdinburgh Waverley
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191One-way
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08:00AMGlasgow Central1h04 09:04AMEdinburgh Waverley
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191One-way

Train schedule from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, February 7
08:00AMGlasgow Central1h04 09:04AMEdinburgh Waverley
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08:07AMGlasgow Central1h01 09:08AMEdinburgh Waverley
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08:15AMGlasgow Central1h09 09:24AMEdinburgh Waverley
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08:17AMGlasgow Central1h32 09:49AMEdinburgh Waverley
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08:30AMGlasgow Central1h04 09:34AMEdinburgh Waverley
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08:45AMGlasgow Central1h00 09:45AMEdinburgh Waverley
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Fastest train times from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing times and prices for Feb 07

Fastest Journey

1 h

Average

1 h 3 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

67 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Glasgow Central for Edinburgh Waverley every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:45AMGlasgow Central1h00 09:45AMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
191One-way
08:07AMGlasgow Central1h01 09:08AMEdinburgh Waverley
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191One-way
08:30AMGlasgow Central1h04 09:34AMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
191One-way
08:00AMGlasgow Central1h04 09:04AMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
191One-way
08:15AMGlasgow Central1h09 09:24AMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
191One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley

distanceDistance42 miles (67 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency100 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 97 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country, London North Eastern Railway, Scotrail or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley cover the 42 miles (67 km) long route taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway, Scotrail or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 100 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $20 (€17), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

You can travel by train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley with ScotRail and CrossCountry for as low as $20 (€17). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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ScotRail

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

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley train schedule from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 42 miles (67 km) journey to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the CrossCountry train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Glasgow Central and Edinburgh Waverley with CrossCountry!

Train information from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 6 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 2 a day

If you're looking for cheap ScotRail tickets between Glasgow Central and Edinburgh Waverley, check out Omio! With one-way Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley train ticket prices starting as low as $20 (€17) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central by showing you the latest ScotRail offers, train schedules and tickets for this 42 miles (67 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with ScotRail. If you search for ScotRail tickets from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with ScotRail so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Edinburgh Waverley 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 Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley.
FAQs
Train tickets to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $20 (€17)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley train price to come in at an average of $20 (€17)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 42 miles (67 km)  to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central by train.
On average the Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley train time is 1 h 5 min  covering the 42 miles (67 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh Waverley most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (660 m) from this train station to the city center.

For the best Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway, Scotrail or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 97 direct trains per day from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Scotrail  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Glasgow Central for Edinburgh Waverley is 100 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley at 6: 00 AM   or take the last train from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley leaving at 11: 51 PM. Look for the latest Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Edinburgh Waverley from Glasgow Central within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $20 (€17) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.1 miles (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.

Trains arriving to 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.

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