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Train Information from Glasgow to Dundee

distanceDistance64 miles (103 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$26 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesScotrail

Trains from Glasgow to Dundee cover the 64 miles (103 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 13 min with our travel partners like Scotrail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $15 (€12), but the average price of train tickets is $26 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Dundee.

Trains from Glasgow to Dundee

There are 32 trains departing Glasgow bound for Dundee each day. ScotRail operates the majority of these trains with 30 services, and LNER operates the other two. Trains operate from about 6:00 a.m. until about 11:00 p.m.. each day. The journey from Glasgow to Dundee takes between one and two hours to complete.

Glasgow to Dundee Train Times: Daily departures

There are 32 trains departing Glasgow for Dundee each day. The first of these departures is at just before 6:00 a.m., and the last at just after 11:00 p.m. Trains operate at hourly intervals at the minimum, and more frequently over peak periods.

How long is the journey by train from Glasgow to Dundee?

The journey between Glasgow and Dundee takes between one and two hours to complete. Of these, 12 of the ScotRail trains bound for the Dundee station make an additional trip after that, to the Broughton Ferry station, also in Dundee. This latter trip takes around five minutes.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Glasgow to Dundee?

Departure train station: All trains from Glasgow to Dundee depart from the Queen Street station. The station is very central, located near Glasgow's George Square. The facilities at the station are limited but do include coffee and convenience shops. Provision has been made for disabled access and wheelchairs are available if required. Car parking is available, but not storage for bicycles. A taxi rank is situated outside the station, and an express bus service is available to reach the airport. 

Arrival train station: Trains from Glasgow to Dundee arrive mostly at Dundee Station, but some go through to the Broughton Ferry station. Dundee Station is about one mile from Dundee city centre. The city centre is easily accessible on foot, but buses are also available. The University of Dundee is also within walking distance of the station. The station has a coffee shop and convenience stores. Disabled access has been provided with plenty of step-free access and wheelchairs are available if required. 

The Broughton Ferry station serves the area of Broughton Ferry in Dundee. The station is situated close to shops and restaurants. It is a small station with no food or convenience facilities. There is a taxi rank and a bus station outside the station as well as an adequate carpark. The station has step-free access for passengers with limited mobility, but wheelchairs are not available.

 Which train companies travel from Glasgow to Dundee?

ScotRail provides the majority of train trips from Glasgow to Dundee. LNER provides two trips each day.

 ScotRail Glasgow to Dundee

ScotRail offers 21 direct trips between Glasgow and Dundee each day. Of these, 12 stop at Dundee station and then go on to Broughton Ferry station, also in Dundee. In addition, ScotRail operates three trips requiring one transfer to Broughton Ferry station and six trips requiring one transfer to Dundee station. In total, there are 30 departures bound for Dundee operated by ScotRail each day. The earliest of the trains departs just before 6:00 a.m. and the latest service departs at just after 11:00 p.m. Trains operate at hourly intervals at the very minimum, with a higher frequency at peak times.

LNER Glasgow to Aberdeen

LNER operates two trains between Glasgow and Dundee, both requiring one transfer at Edinburgh's Haymarket station.

 Glasgow to Dundee Trains: Services on board

Standard and first-class travel is available on trains from Glasgow to Dundee from both operators working this route. First-class travel offers passengers larger seats in quieter coaches. A food service is on offer via a trolley on the train. Drinking of alcohol is not permitted on most trains.

ScotRail and LNER allow each passenger one piece of hand luggage and two standard suitcases. Bicycles, prams and wheelchairs may be brought on board as long as they are folded and stowed away. Passengers are permitted to be accompanied by their domestic animals on leads or in a cage, with a limit of two animals per person allowed free of charge. Additional animals are charged at half a passenger fare each.

 Disabled assistance is available but should be arranged prior to travel.

How do I find cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Dundee?

It is best to purchase tickets for train travel between Glasgow and Dundee online, through a booking site such as Omio. Being flexible with date and time of travel can lead to large discounts during off-peak times. It is worth considering group travel, with substantial discounts (up to 30%) offered for travel by groups of 10 or more people. 

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FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Glasgow to Dundee cost?
Train tickets between Glasgow and Dundee for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $15 (€12)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Glasgow to Dundee?
The train price between Glasgow and Dundee is on average $26 (€21)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Glasgow to Dundee by train?
The Glasgow to Dundee train distance is approximately 64 miles (103 km).
How long is the train ride to Dundee from Glasgow?
The train time to Dundee from Glasgow is on average 1 h 13 min  for the 64 miles (103 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Glasgow and Dundee by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Glasgow to Dundee, which train station in Glasgow do I depart from and which train station in Dundee do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Dundee.

Where is the Glasgow train station located? Where is the Dundee train station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Dundee most often arrive at Dundee and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train companies can get me from Glasgow to Dundee?
For the trip from Glasgow to Dundee you can take a train with Scotrail. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Glasgow and Dundee on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there between Glasgow and Dundee a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Glasgow to Dundee. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Glasgow to Dundee? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Glasgow to Dundee leaves at 7: 10 AM. The last train departing from Glasgow to Dundee leaves at 9: 45 AM. You can find the latest Glasgow to Dundee train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Glasgow and Dundee to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Glasgow to Dundee is on average $26 (€21) 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets from Glasgow to Dundee available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Dundee
Glasgow Central
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle