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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing times and prices for Apr 14

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
11:35AM6h03
Glasgow Central (GLC)
05:38PMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$1811One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, April 14
Avanti West Coast
11:35AM6h03
Glasgow Central (GLC)
05:38PMGatwick Airport (GTW)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing times and prices for Apr 14

Fastest Journey

6 h 3 m

Average

6 h 3 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

589 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Glasgow Central (GLC) for Gatwick Airport (GTW) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
11:35AM6h03
Glasgow Central (GLC)
05:38PMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$1811One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

distanceDistance365 miles (588 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$172 (€152)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or Lumo

Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) cover the 365 miles (588 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 45 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or Lumo. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $172 (€152), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $83 (€73). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Gatwick Airport.

FAQs: Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) 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 (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW).
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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) can start from as little as $83 (€73) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is $172 (€152); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is on average 5 h 45 min   for the 365 mile (588 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Glasgow Central (GLC) and Gatwick Airport (GTW) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 6: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 2: 34 PM.
There are 12 trains a day from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or Lumo. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train with Virgin Trains or Lumo. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Glasgow Central (GLC) and Gatwick Airport (GTW) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gatwick Airport, located 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is January.
You have options as you can travel to Gatwick Airport (GTW) from Glasgow Central (GLC) 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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.
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 Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
29.3 miles (47.2 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: GH1, 17, 18
Train lines: Thameslink, Brighton Main Line, Gatwick Express, Redhill Line, Mainline East, Mainline West
Onward travel information: Available from airport.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The upper level of the bus station
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Gatwick Airport
1 miles (1 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 5 minutes via the inter-terminal shuttle.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside the station as well as on concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are located in the South Terminal bus Station, about 200 yards from station concourse through airport complex
Lockers
Lockers
Provided by Excess Baggage Co located in the North Terminal, open daily from 06: 00 until 18: 00.
Dining
Dining
Costa Coffee | KFC | McDonald's
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Alamo | Hertz | SIXT | Europcar | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the main terminal.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, induction loop, accessible ticket machines, impaired mobility set down, wheelchair ramp for train access, accessible toilets, accessible booking office.

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