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Glasgow to Whitehaven by train

  • First train
    04:22
  • Last train
    22:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 28m
  • Distance
    151 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 13m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Glasgow to Whitehaven by train

Fast trains from Glasgow to Whitehaven take around 2 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 151 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Whitehaven.

1. Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Whitehaven?

Journeys between Glasgow and Whitehaven usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Glasgow to Whitehaven every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Whitehaven?

The Glasgow to Whitehaven train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Glasgow to Whitehaven train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Whitehaven is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:22 and the last train is around 21:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 04:26, and the last at 22:13.

When to book Glasgow to Whitehaven 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 Glasgow to Whitehaven by train.

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Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Whitehaven?

More than one train company operates on the route from Glasgow to Whitehaven, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Whitehaven to Glasgow by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.