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Cheap train tickets and times from Glasgow to Leeds

Showing times and prices for Jun 15

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 39 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

288 km

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to start from $87 with an average ticket price of $93.

The fastest train from Glasgow to takes 4h in comparison to an average duration of 4h 39m and covers a distance of 288 km.

6 trains that leave Glasgow for every day with It's difficult to get from Glasgow to Leeds without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Northern Rail
09:13AM6h52
Glasgow Central (GLC)
04:05PMLeeds station (LDS)
$871One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Northern Rail
08:00AM4h04
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:04PMLeeds station (LDS)
$871One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Northern Rail
09:09AM4h29
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:38PMLeeds station (LDS)
$871One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
08:15AM4h26
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
12:41PMLeeds station (LDS)
$971One-way
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:38AM4h00
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:38PMLeeds station (LDS)
$1061One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Leeds

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h
priceAverage train ticket price$78 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3), Virgin Trains, East Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, ScotRail or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Glasgow to Leeds cover the 179 miles (288 km) long route taking on average 4 h with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), Virgin Trains, East Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, ScotRail or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $78 (€68), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $59 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Leeds.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3), East Coast and Virgin Trains from Glasgow to Leeds trains

Travel to Leeds from Glasgow from $62 (€54) with Omio’s train partners Northern Rail (3), East Coast and Virgin Trains! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

The Caledonian Sleeper is a train service operating in the United Kingdom. It offers overnight journeys between London, Scotland, the North of England and Wales. The service is operated by Serco and consists of two types of trains: the Classic Sleeper and the Lowland Sleeper. The Classic Sleeper offers comfortable sleeping berths, while the Lowland Sleeper offers reclining seats. Both trains offer onboard facilities such as Wi-Fi, power sockets, and complimentary tea and coffee. Ticket types include Standard, First Class and Solo. Standard tickets offer access to the lounge car, while First Class tickets include access to the lounge car and complimentary breakfast. Solo tickets are available for single travellers and offer access to the lounge car and a private sleeping berth. The most popular routes for the Caledonian Sleeper are London to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. Passengers can also travel from London to Aberdeen, Fort William and Dundee.

Caledonian Sleeper from Glasgow to Leeds train information:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: $537
  • Caledonian Sleeper frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Glasgow to Leeds

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow to Leeds 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 to Leeds.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Leeds can start from as little as $59 (€52) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow to Leeds is $78 (€68); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Glasgow to Leeds train time is 4 h   covering the 179 mile (288 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow to Leeds leaves at 4: 52 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow to Leeds leaves at 6: 40 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Glasgow to Leeds with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Glasgow to Leeds train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail (3), Virgin Trains, East Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, ScotRail or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Glasgow and Leeds to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Glasgow to Leeds with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Glasgow, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen Street. When arriving in Leeds, you can end your route in train stations like Leeds and Yeadon, Leeds Bradford Airport Bus.

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 Leeds, located 0.2 miles (369 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Leeds from Glasgow is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Glasgow to Leeds by train is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Glasgow and Leeds including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Glasgow and Leeds

Glasgow
Leeds
Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Glasgow for your trip to Leeds.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Glasgow Central
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.
Glasgow Queen StreetWifiParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Glasgow Queen Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen StreetAccessibility
Amenities at station
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Glasgow Airport
Charing Cross (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Charing Cross (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
Queens Park (Glasgow)ParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road
High Street (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
Glasgow, Nithsdale Road
Glasgow, Telephone Exchange

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