Reading to Glasgow train

Cheap train tickets from Reading to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Oct 08

Cheapest

148

Average

148

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.

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09:17AMReading6h11 03:28PMGlasgow Central
2 transfers
1481One-way
Cheapest
10:55AMReading6h27 05:22PMGlasgow Central
2 transfers
1481One-way

Train schedule from Reading to Glasgow

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09:17AMReading6h11 03:28PMGlasgow Central
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10:55AMReading6h27 05:22PMGlasgow Central
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Reading to Glasgow

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Fastest Journey

6 h 11 m

Average

6 h 19 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

536 km

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

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09:17AMReading6h11 03:28PMGlasgow Central
2 transfers
1481One-way
10:55AMReading6h27 05:22PMGlasgow Central
2 transfers
1481One-way

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Overview: Train from Reading to Glasgow

distanceDistance332 miles (535 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$167 (€161)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCaledonian Sleeper, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Reading to Glasgow cover the 332 miles (535 km) long route taking on average 5 h 43 min with our travel partners like Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $71 (€69), but the average price of train tickets is $167 (€161). Travelers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Reading to Glasgow trains

You can travel by train to Glasgow from Reading with CrossCountry for as low as $71 (€69). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Reading and Glasgow you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Reading and Glasgow, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 332 miles (535 km) route from Reading to Glasgow, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Reading and Glasgow as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains from Reading to Glasgow in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for CrossCountry trains from Reading to Glasgow starting at $150 (€146), buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Reading to Glasgow train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 3 min
  • Average Price: $150
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Reading to Glasgow

Travel Tips: 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 Reading to Glasgow.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Reading to Glasgow for as low as $71 (€69)  for the next 7 days.
The Reading to Glasgow train ticket price is on average $167 (€161)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
The train distance from Reading to Glasgow is around 332 miles (535 km).
While the time it takes to travel 332 miles (535 km) from Reading to Glasgow can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Reading to Glasgow train journey time is on average 5 h 43 min.

There are a few train stations in Reading to start your journey from including Reading, Reading West and Reading. In Glasgow you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Reading   and arrive in Glasgow Central.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Reading, is located 0.2 miles (420 m) from the city center of Reading.

The most popular arrival train station, Glasgow Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center of Glasgow.

For the best Reading to Glasgow train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Glasgow from Reading to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Reading for Glasgow is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Reading to Glasgow at 7: 15 AM   or take the last train from Reading to Glasgow leaving at 3: 16 PM. Look for the latest Reading to Glasgow train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
If you purchase a train ticket from Reading to Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $167 (€161) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Reading and Glasgow are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Reading is the most popular Reading 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 Reading for your trip to Glasgow.
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Public transit options for Reading
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
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Public transit options for Reading West
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Towards Reading: Bus Stop on Oxford Road under Railway Bridge. Heading away from Reading Bus Stop on Oxford Road, outside McDonalds.

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