Glasgow to St. Andrews train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to St. Andrews

Showing times and prices for Feb 07

Cheapest

36

Average

36

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

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09:15AMGlasgow Queen Street2h25 11:40AMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
361One-way
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08:45AMGlasgow Queen Street2h05 10:50AMSt. Andrews
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361One-way
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08:15AMGlasgow Queen Street2h25 10:40AMSt. Andrews
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361One-way
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09:30AMGlasgow Queen Street2h20 11:50AMSt. Andrews
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361One-way
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09:41AMGlasgow Queen Street2h29 12:10PMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
361One-way

Train schedule from Glasgow to St. Andrews

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08:15AMGlasgow Queen Street2h25 10:40AMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
08:45AMGlasgow Queen Street2h05 10:50AMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
09:15AMGlasgow Queen Street2h25 11:40AMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
09:30AMGlasgow Queen Street2h20 11:50AMSt. Andrews
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09:41AMGlasgow Queen Street2h29 12:10PMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
10:41AMGlasgow Queen Street1h59 12:40PMSt. Andrews
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Fastest train times from Glasgow to St. Andrews

Showing times and prices for Feb 07

Fastest Journey

1 h 59 m

Average

2 h 14 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

105 km

It's difficult to get from Glasgow to St. Andrews without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
10:41AMGlasgow Queen Street1h59 12:40PMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
361One-way
08:45AMGlasgow Queen Street2h05 10:50AMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
361One-way
09:30AMGlasgow Queen Street2h20 11:50AMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
361One-way
09:15AMGlasgow Queen Street2h25 11:40AMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
361One-way
08:15AMGlasgow Queen Street2h25 10:40AMSt. Andrews
2 transfers
361One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to St. Andrews

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€37)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway or Scotrail

Trains from Glasgow to St. Andrews cover the 64 miles (104 km) long route taking on average 1 h 53 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Scotrail. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $42 (€37), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $38 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in St Andrews.

Train companies: ScotRail from Glasgow to St. Andrews trains

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Trains from Glasgow to St Andrews

With its golf courses, spectacular coastal scenery, medieval ruins and a University favored by royalty, St Andrews would seem to have everything except a train station. Since the closure of the branch line, visitors to the Fife town have to rely on shuttle connections from nearby Leuchars station. Train services from Glasgow run seven days a week, requiring one change en route. Journey times to Leuchars average around one hour and 45 minutes, with ten additional minutes for the bus link to St Andrews. Departure times range from early morning to late evening.

Which train companies travel from Glasgow to St Andrews?

ScotRail. Scotland's national rail company, provides most of the services from Glasgow to St Andrews, with some additional connections provided by Cross Country Trains or London North Eastern Railway (LNER).  Indirect connections involve taking departures from Glasgow Queen Street and changing at Edinburgh Haymarket for connections to Leuchars, or connecting at Edinburgh Waverley with  Caledonian Sleeper trains to Leuchars.

How long is the train from Glasgow to St Andrews?

The fastest ScotRail indirect services to Leuchars via Edinburgh Haymarket take around one hour and 40 minutes to reach Leuchars,  although some connections can take over two hours for the 82-mile trip east. Additional shuttle bus connections from Leuchars to St Andrews take ten to 15 minutes.

How many trains are there from Glasgow to St Andrews?

ScotRail provides trains every half hour from Glasgow Queen Street to Leuchars via Edinburgh Haymarket throughout the day from early morning to late evening, with an overnight connection with the Caledonian Sleeper at Edinburgh Waverley. Sunday timetables feature a reduced service, with only one early morning connection and an hourly service from mid-morning.

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

Departure train station:  Glasgow Queen Street Station is on the eastern side of central Glasgow, with public transport connections on Subway trains from Buchanan Street Station and bus routes from George Square and North Hanover Street. Passenger facilities on the station concourse include a pub, pharmacy,  news vendor, burger bar, WiFi and taxi stands.

Arrival train station:Leuchars Station is located six miles north of St Andrews with shuttle bus connections meeting arriving trains. Facilities at the station include a coffee kiosk, news vendor, free WiFi and taxi stand.

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow to St. Andrews

Travel Tips: Travel by train to St. Andrews 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 St. Andrews.
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Train tickets from Glasgow to St. Andrews for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $38 (€33)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Glasgow to St. Andrews train ticket price is on average $42 (€37)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The Glasgow to St. Andrews train distance is approximately 64 miles (104 km).
The train time between Glasgow and St. Andrews is on average 1 h 53 min  for the 64 miles (104 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to St. Andrews from Glasgow by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Glasgow Central   to St Andrews.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at St Andrews, located 0.1 miles (196 m) away from the city center.

For the route from Glasgow to St. Andrews you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway or Scotrail. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Glasgow to St. Andrews on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
If you book a train ticket from Glasgow to St. Andrews within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€37) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to St. Andrews from Glasgow are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

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St. Andrews
The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your journey to St. Andrews from Glasgow.
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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Public transit options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road
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