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Cambridge to Glasgow by train
Fastest journey5hr 49m
Trains per day46
Avg. journey time7hr 17m
Travelling from Cambridge to Glasgow by train
Fast trains from Cambridge to Glasgow take around 5 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 498 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Glasgow.
1. Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Glasgow?
Journeys between Cambridge and Glasgow usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 48 departures on the route from Cambridge to Glasgow every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 43 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cambridge to Glasgow?
The Cambridge to Glasgow train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cambridge to Glasgow train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Glasgow is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 05:40 and the last train is around 23:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 05:37, and the last at 23:20.
What's the Cambridge to Glasgow train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cambridge to Glasgow are $49.14.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $50 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $96. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Cambridge to Glasgow train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cambridge to Glasgow by train.
Which train companies operate between Cambridge and Glasgow?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cambridge to Glasgow, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- Avanti West Coast
- Caledonian Sleeper
- East Coast
- Great Northern
- Greater Anglia
- London North Eastern Railway
- London Underground
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- UK Rail Connections
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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