Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Cheapest

$80

Average

$88

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Liverpool to Glasgow will cost around $ 88 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 80.

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10:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h26 02:02PMGlasgow Central
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$801One-way
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09:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h27 01:03PMGlasgow Central
1 changes
$801One-way
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08:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h26 12:02PMGlasgow Central
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$801One-way
08:45AMLiverpool Lime Street3h55 12:40PMGlasgow Central
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$1001One-way
08:12AMLiverpool Lime Street3h19 11:31AMGlasgow Central
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$1001One-way

Train schedule from Liverpool to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, Dec 3
08:12AMLiverpool Lime Street3h19 11:31AMGlasgow Central
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08:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h26 12:02PMGlasgow Central
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08:45AMLiverpool Lime Street3h55 12:40PMGlasgow Central
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09:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h27 01:03PMGlasgow Central
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10:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h26 02:02PMGlasgow Central
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Thu
Dec 2
$95Avanti West Coast
$33Flixbus
Fri
Dec 3
$76Avanti West Coast
$60Flixbus
Sat
Dec 4
$76Avanti West Coast
$33National Express
Sun
Dec 5
$76Avanti West Coast
$33National Express
Mon
Dec 6
$55Avanti West Coast
$27National Express
Tue
Dec 7
$55Avanti West Coast
$24National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$54Avanti West Coast
$24National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$36Avanti West Coast
$27National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$61First Transpennine Express
$33National Express
Sat
Dec 11
$55Avanti West Coast
$30Flixbus
Sun
Dec 12
$61First Transpennine Express
$33National Express
Mon
Dec 13
$54Avanti West Coast
$30Flixbus
Tue
Dec 14
$23Avanti West Coast
$24National Express
Wed
Dec 15
$23Avanti West Coast
$24National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$61First Transpennine Express
$24National Express
Fri
Dec 17
$61First Transpennine Express
$60Flixbus
Sat
Dec 18
$55Avanti West Coast
$60Flixbus
Sun
Dec 19
$55Avanti West Coast
$53Flixbus
Mon
Dec 20
$54Avanti West Coast
$38Flixbus
Tue
Dec 21
$36Avanti West Coast
$61Flixbus
Wed
Dec 22
$54Avanti West Coast
$43Flixbus

Fastest train times from Liverpool to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Fastest Journey

3 h 19 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

285 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Liverpool for Glasgow every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 285 km distance in an average of 3 h 30 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 19 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:12AMLiverpool Lime Street3h19 11:31AMGlasgow Central
0 changes
$1001One-way
10:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h26 02:02PMGlasgow Central
1 changes
$801One-way
08:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h26 12:02PMGlasgow Central
1 changes
$801One-way
09:36AMLiverpool Lime Street3h27 01:03PMGlasgow Central
1 changes
$801One-way
08:45AMLiverpool Lime Street3h55 12:40PMGlasgow Central
2 changes
$1001One-way

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Train Information from Liverpool to Glasgow

distanceDistance177 miles (285 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$69 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Liverpool to Glasgow cover the 177 miles (285 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $54 (€45), but the average price of train tickets is $69 (€58). Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Glasgow Central.

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

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 24 €
2 weeks earlier 23 €4%
3 weeks earlier 23 €4%
1 month before 23 €4%
2 months earlier 19 €26%
3 months earlier 23 €4%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Liverpool - Glasgow. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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 Liverpool - Glasgow 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 4% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Liverpool - Glasgow with 2 months in advance you save up to about 26% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 4%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Liverpool to Glasgow
Travel by train 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 Liverpool to Glasgow.
FAQs
How much are cheap trains from Liverpool to Glasgow?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Liverpool and Glasgow for as low as $54 (€45)  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Liverpool to Glasgow?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Liverpool to Glasgow train to cost on average $69 (€58)  one way.
How far is it from Liverpool to Glasgow by train?
The distance to Glasgow from Liverpool by train is approximately 177 miles (285 km).
How many hours is the train time from Liverpool to Glasgow?
On average the Liverpool to Glasgow train travel time is 3 h 19 min  for the 177 miles (285 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Liverpool to Glasgow, which train station in Liverpool do I depart from and which train station in Glasgow do I arrive in?

Some of the Liverpool train stations to Glasgow you can start your journey from include Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Glasgow include Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow).

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street   and arriving in Glasgow Central.

Where do I find the Liverpool train station to Glasgow? Where is the Glasgow train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0.2 miles (346 m) from the city center of Liverpool.

The most popular arrival train station, Glasgow Central, is located 0.5 miles (757 m) away from the city center of Glasgow.

What train companies offer a service between Liverpool and Glasgow?
If you're looking for trains from Liverpool to Glasgow, you can rely on Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express to get you to Glasgow. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Liverpool to Glasgow trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there between Liverpool and Glasgow a day?
The average number of trains departing Liverpool for Glasgow is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Liverpool to Glasgow to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Liverpool to Glasgow is on average $69 (€58) 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 trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Glasgow from Liverpool available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool
Glasgow
Liverpool Lime Street is the most popular Liverpool 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 Liverpool for your trip to Glasgow.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
Public transit options for Liverpool Lime Street
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern