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Cheap train tickets and times from Leeds to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Jun 16


Fastest Journey

4 h 3 m


4 h 26 m

Trains per day



288 km

Cheap train tickets from Leeds to start from $86 with an average ticket price of $99.

The fastest train from Leeds to takes 4h 3m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 26m and covers a distance of 288 km.

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

London North Eastern Railway
Leeds station (LDS)
01:24PMGlasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
Leeds station (LDS)
01:54PMGlasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
2 transfers
Northern Rail
Leeds station (LDS)
01:36PMGlasgow Central (GLC)
1 transfer
Cross Country
Leeds station (LDS)
01:19PMGlasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
1 transfer
Cross Country
Leeds station (LDS)
02:24PMGlasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Leeds to Glasgow

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price$81 (€71)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3), CrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express

Trains from Leeds to Glasgow cover the 179 miles (288 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 2 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $39 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $81 (€71). Travelers depart most frequently from Leeds and arrive in Glasgow Central.

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

Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and East Coast trains will get you to Glasgow from Leeds from $35 (€31). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Leeds to Glasgow train information with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 19 min
  • Cheapest Price: $69
  • East Coast frequency: 1 a day

Train tickets from Leeds to Glasgow: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 35 €
2 weeks earlier 34 €3%
3 weeks earlier 27 €30%
1 month before 35 €0%

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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Leeds - Glasgow 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 30% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
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FAQs: Trains from Leeds to Glasgow

FAQs: Travel by train from Leeds to Glasgow 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 Leeds to Glasgow.
Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Glasgow can start from as little as $39 (€34) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leeds to Glasgow is $81 (€71); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leeds to Glasgow train time is 4 h 2 min   covering the 179 mile (288 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leeds to Glasgow leaves at 4: 52 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leeds to Glasgow leaves at 8: 16 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Leeds to Glasgow with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the route from Leeds to Glasgow you can take a train with Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Leeds and Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 16 PM.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leeds, which is located around 0.2 miles (369 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Glasgow Central, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports in Leeds and Glasgow

Leeds is the most popular Leeds 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 Leeds for your trip to Glasgow.
Amenities at station
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Leeds
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express
Yeadon, Leeds Bradford Airport Bus

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